SUR-479E44: Roman coin: A nummus of Magnentius

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-479E44

Object type certainty: Certain
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A nummus of Magnentius. Rev: Two Victories holding a shield reading VOT V MULT X, VICTORIAE DD NN AVG ET CAES Mint of Trier

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 350
Date to: AD 353

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.94 g
Diameter: 21.32 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 08.1387

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: Bust, bare-headed, facing right. A in field
Obverse inscription: DN MAGNENTIUS PFAVG

Reverse description: Two Victories holding a shield VOT V MULT X
Reverse inscription: VICTORIAE DD NN AVG ET CAES

Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Reverse mint mark: TR[.]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Guildford (District)
Parish or ward: Artington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU9747
Four figure Latitude: 51.213974
Four figure longitude: -0.612631
1:25K map: SU9747
1:10K map: SU94NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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