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Unique ID: YORYM-C62E02

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Copper alloy nummus (fragment) of the House of Theodosius, VOT//XV//MVLT//XX, uncertain mint, 379-83. LRBC, p52, c.f. 377 for type.


Although the mint for this coin cannot be identified, most coins of this type found in Britain come from Lyons (LRBC 377).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.8 g
Diameter: 13.9 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Liz Andrews-Wilson
Identified by: Mrs Liz Andrews-Wilson
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

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: House of Theodosius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 20 [378-388]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Diademed bust right
Obverse inscription: [ ]

Reverse description: Inscribed wreath
Reverse inscription: VOT//XV//MVLT//XX

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • LRBC : p52, c.f. 377 for type

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Pocklington

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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: YORYM
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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