SUR-B67312: Roman coin: nummus of Magnentius

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-B67312

Object type certainty: Certain
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A nummus of Magnentius, mint of Trier, pierced at 6 o'clock (AD 350-353, RIC 265, Reece period 18)

Rev: An Emperor standing left, holding Victory on a globe

FELICITAS REI PVBLICAE

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 21 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: G258

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]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: A draped and cuirassed bust facing right
Obverse inscription: [...]

Reverse description: An Emperor standing left, holding Victory on a globe
Reverse inscription: [FELICITAS REI PVBLICAE]

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: FELICITAS REI PVBLICAE
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : VIII p. 158, cf 265

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Hart (District)
Parish or ward: Greywell (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7150
Four figure Latitude: 51.244765
Four figure longitude: -0.984206
1:25K map: SU7150
1:10K map: SU75SW
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: Before 2010
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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