LVPL-995547: LVPL-995547

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-995547

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

Copper alloy nummsu of Constantius II or Constans.

Obv: laureate bust right.

Rev: Possibly two Victories, holding wreaths, standing facing each other.

Reece 17, 347-348AD.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 347
Date to: Circa AD 348

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.13 mm
Weight: 0.9 g
Diameter: 14.16 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st May 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Uncertain - 4th century
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Obverse description: Laureate bust right.

Reverse description: Possibly two Victories, holding wreaths, standing facing each other.

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: North Kesteven (District)
To be known as: Boothby Graffoe

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Found whilst metal detecting.
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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