WMID-C17611: Roman coin, a copper-alloy nummus of the House of Constantine

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COIN

Unique ID: WMID-C17611

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

A copper-alloy Roman nummus of the House of Constantine, Fel Temp Reparatio issue dating from 354 to 361 AD.

Notes:

Found between 1970 and 1980

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 354
Date from certainty: Certain
Date to: Exactly AD 361
Date to certainty: Certain

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.74 mm
Weight: 3.8 g
Diameter: 21.28 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 1970 - Tuesday 1st January 1980

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Tom Brindle
Identified by: Dr Tom Brindle

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: House of Constantine
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Mint or issue place: Treveri (Trier, Germany)
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Emperor diademed and draped facing right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Soldier spearing a barbarian who has fallen from a horse
Reverse inscription: FEL TEMP REPARATIO

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: FEL TEMP REPARATIO
Reverse mint mark: TRP
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Probably

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: South Kesteven (District)
Parish or ward: Ancaster (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK9542
Four figure Latitude: 52.966956
Four figure longitude: -0.586951
1:25K map: SK9542
1:10K map: SK94SE
WOEID: 11861
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Recording Institution: WMID
Created: Monday 18th April 2011
Updated: Monday 18th April 2011

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