LEIC-3CE3C5: Roman copper alloy nummus

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Unique ID: LEIC-3CE3C5

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman copper alloy nummus of Magnentius, Trier, 351-352.


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 351
Date to: AD 352

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 4.16 g
Diameter: 20.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st January 2000

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Wendy Scott
Identified by: Ms Wendy Scott

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: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: right facing bust
Obverse inscription: [DNMAGNENTIVSP]FAVG

Reverse description: two victories holding wreath, VOT V MVLT X

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
Reverse mint mark: TRP

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Charnwood (District)
To be known as: Wymeswold

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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

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