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Unique ID: WILT-3849E2

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper-alloy Roman nummus of Theodosius II dating to the period AD 408-423 (Reece period 22) GLORIA -ROMA-NORVM reverse type depicting Two emperors standing. Uncertain mint. Reference: cf.RIC X, plate 18, 399

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 408
Date to: AD 423

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 13 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st February 2007

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Mr David Algar

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Ruler/issuer: Theodosius II
Reece period: Period 22 [402-445]
Obverse description: Diademed, draped bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Two emperors standing
Reverse inscription: [GLORIA -ROMA-NORVM]

Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA ROMANORVM
Reverse mint mark: Illegible

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Box (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST8069
Four figure Latitude: 51.419656
Four figure longitude: -2.289007
1:25K map: ST8069
1:10K map: ST86NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Created: 12 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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