SUR-6960B2: Roman coin: Nummus of Magnentius

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-6960B2

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A nummus of Magnentius. Rev: Two Victories holding a shield inscribed VOT V MVLT X VICTORIAE DD IN AVG ET CAE

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.34 g
Diameter: 19.35 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 10th October 2009

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 09.1155

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]
Obverse description: A bare headed bust facing right
Obverse inscription: DN MAG[NENTIVS PF AVG]

Reverse description: Two Victories holding a shield inscribed VOTV MVLT X
Reverse inscription: [VICTORIAE DD IN AVG ET CAE]

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Basingstoke and Deane (District)
Parish or ward: Sherborne St. John (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU6356
Four figure Latitude: 51.29964781
Four figure longitude: -1.0977455
1:25K map: SU6356
1:10K map: SU65NW
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 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: 9 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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