LVPL-CE9248: Copper alloy nummus, possibly a contemporary copy of Constantius II, (323-361).

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-CE9248

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy nummus, possibly a contemporary copy of Constantius II, (323-361). c. 355-61 Obv. [ ]; diademed bust r. Rev. ?[FEL TEMP REPARATIO]; soldier advancing left, spearking fallen horseman Reece 18

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 355
Date to: AD 361

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.26 mm
Weight: 0.7 g
Diameter: 12.03 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

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: Constantius II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Obverse description: Diademed bust right.
Obverse inscription: [ ]

Reverse description: Soldier advancing left, spearking fallen horseman.
Reverse inscription: ?[FEL TEMP REPARATIO]

Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
Status: Contemporary copy
Status qualifier: Possibly

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Skirpenbeck (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE7557
Four figure Latitude: 54.00359
Four figure longitude: -0.857229
1:25K map: SE7557
1:10K map: SE75NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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