LIN-CE1701: Late Roman copper alloy nummus

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COIN

Unique ID: LIN-CE1701

Object type certainty: Certain
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A late Roman copper-alloy nummus, probably of Crispus, BEATA TRANQVILLITAS (Globe on altar), mint of Lyon, struck 321-3.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 321
Date to: Circa AD 323

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 14th August 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Adam Daubney
Identified by: Adam Daubney

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: Crispus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Lyon (Lugdunum)
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Unclear helmeted bust left
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Globe on altar, inscribed [VO/TIS/XX].
Reverse inscription: [BEATA TRANQVILLITAS]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: BEATA TRANQVILLITAS
Reverse mint mark: [C]R//[P]L[G]G
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Bullington

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Recording Institution: LIN
Created: Thursday 18th August 2011
Updated: Thursday 18th August 2011

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