NMS-F58217: Irregular VRBS ROMA wolf and twins nummus, mintmark PLG

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COIN

Unique ID: NMS-F58217

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Irregular copper alloy nummus, House of Constantine, VRBS ROMA Wolf and twins type, mintmark PLG, weight 1.70g, c335-48

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 335
Date to: Circa AD 348

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.7 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adrian Marsden
Identified by: Dr Adrian Marsden

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 17 [330-348]
Obverse description: Helmeted and cuirassed bust left
Obverse inscription: [...] ROMA

Reverse description: Wolf and twins

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: Wolf and Twins [VRBS ROMA]
Reverse mint mark: PLG
Status: Contemporary copy
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Broadland (District)
Parish or ward: Marsham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TG1922
Four figure Latitude: 52.751213
Four figure longitude: 1.243588
1:25K map: TG1922
1:10K map: TG12SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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: NMS
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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