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COIN

Unique ID: SOM-051DF3

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy nummus, probably of Gratian: AD 367-83, VOT/XV/MVLT/XX in wreath, Lyon, AD 379-383. LRBC p.52, c.f.377. Diameter: 13mm, Weight: 1.19g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 379
Date to: Exactly AD 383

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.19 g
Diameter: 13 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 31st August 2009

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Anna Booth
Identified by: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Entry 020540

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Gratian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 20 [378-388]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bust facing right
Obverse inscription: [...]

Reverse description: Votive wreath
Reverse inscription: VOT/XV/MVLT/XX (in wreath)

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: VOT / XV / MVLT / XX
Reverse mint mark: -//[LV]GP
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Kingston Deverill

Spatial coordinates


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

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SOM
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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