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Unique ID: WILT-3849E2

Object type certainty: Certain
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Nummus of Theodosius II, 13mm in diameter. Date: 408-423 Reference: cf.RIC X, plate 18, 399

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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: 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

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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
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 22 [402-445]
Obverse description: Diademed, draped bust right

Reverse description: Two emperors standing

Coin references

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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

General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Recording Institution: WILT
Created: Wednesday 4th April 2007
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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