NLM-DD5F37: Roman Nummus of Magnentius

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-DD5F37

Object type certainty: Certain
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A slightly worn Roman copper alloy nummus of Magnentius, c. 350-353. reverse has two victories facing, holding an inscribed shield.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 350
Date to: Circa AD 252

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.32 g
Diameter: 14.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 27th October 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Lisa Staves
Identified by: Ms Lisa Staves

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM12347

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

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]
Obverse description: Bare headed bust facing right
Obverse inscription: illegible

Reverse inscription: Two victories facing with a shield inscribed with VOT [...]

Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
Reverse mint mark: [VICTORIAE DD NN AVG ET CAES]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Belton

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

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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