SUR-8D8A34: Roman coin: Nummus of Fausta

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-8D8A34

Object type certainty: Certain
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A nummus of Fausta

Rev: probably SALVS REIPVBLICAE. Salus holding infants.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 324
Date to: Circa AD 326

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.23 g
Diameter: 17.81 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st March 2011 - Sunday 6th March 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David W Williams
Identified by: Mr David W Williams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: B11-49

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: Fausta
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Headn of Fausta facing right
Obverse inscription: FLAV MAX FAVSTA AVG

Reverse description: Salus holding infants
Reverse inscription: SALVS REIPVBLICAE

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: SALVS REI PVBLICAE (Fausta)
Reverse mint mark: PTR
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: South Oxfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Moulsford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU5883
Four figure Latitude: 51.542925
Four figure longitude: -1.165044
1:25K map: SU5883
1:10K map: SU58SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 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: 8 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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