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Unique ID: SWYOR-D13F53

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy Roman coin; a nummus of an unknown emperor, probably dating from c. 355-78. Possible contemporary copy. It has a diameter of 14mm and a weight of 1.55g.

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Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 355
Date to: Circa AD 378

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.55 g
Diameter: 14 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 17th September 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David Crowther
Identified by: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Uncertain - 4th century
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Obverse description: unclear bust facing right
Obverse inscription: [-]

Reverse description: illegible
Reverse inscription: illegible

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Contemporary copy
Status qualifier: Possibly

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Newark and Sherwood (District)
Parish or ward: Newark (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7667
Four figure Latitude: 53.194663
Four figure longitude: -0.863883
1:25K map: SK7667
1:10K map: SK76NE
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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Recording Institution: SWYOR
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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