SUR-862236: Roman coin: Nummus of Magnentius

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-862236

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

A nummus of Magnentius.

Rev: Two Victories with a wreath VOT V MVLT X

VICTORIAE DD NN AVG ET CAE

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.22 g
Diameter: 20.8 mm

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 10.355

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: 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 with a wreath VOT V MVLTX
Reverse inscription: VICTORIAE DD NN AVG ET CAE

Reverse mint mark: Illegible
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Baydon (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU2679
Four figure Latitude: 51.509335
Four figure longitude: -1.626755
1:25K map: SU2679
1:10K map: SU27NE
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

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 9 years ago

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