DEV-EDA566: Roman coin

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Unique ID: DEV-EDA566

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper alloy coin. The coin is 4th Century nummus. It is too worn to be identified any further.


The item was recorded at Otterton Mill finds day July 2010

Class: Roman
Sub class: Nummus

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 300
Date to: Circa AD 400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 12 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 31st July 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Alice Lowson
Identified by: Ms Alice Lowson
Secondary identifier: Danielle Wootton

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
Obverse description: Illegible
Obverse inscription: [ ]

Reverse description: illegible
Reverse inscription: [ ]

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)

References cited

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Updated: 8 years ago

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