LIN-D2B413: Copper alloy Roman coin

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COIN

Unique ID: LIN-D2B413

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Copper alloy nummus of Magnentius. Amiens mint.

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Post AD 350
Date to: Ante AD 353

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.3 mm
Weight: 2.96 g
Diameter: 22 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Magnentius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Mint or issue place: Ambianum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bare headed and draped bust right, 'A' to left
Obverse inscription: DN MAGNENTI[

Reverse description: Two victories standing facing holding a shield isncribed VOT/V/MVLT/X
Reverse inscription: VICTORIAE DD NN AVG ET CAE

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Reverse mint mark: AMB

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: West Lindsey

Spatial coordinates


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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Audit data

Recording Institution: LIN
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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