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Unique ID: LIN-BABE01

Object type certainty: Certain
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A late Roman copper alloy nummus possibly of Gratian, VOT/XV/MVLT/XX (wreath). Illegible mint, struck 378-87.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 378
Date to: Circa AD 387

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 13 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st November 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr 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: Gratian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 20 [378-388]
Obverse description: Unclear bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Wreath enclosing VOT/[X]V/[MVLT/XX]
Reverse inscription: VOT/[X]V/[MVLT/XX]

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: VOT / XV / MVLT / XX
Reverse mint mark: Illegible
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: North Kesteven (District)
To be known as: Ewerby and Evedon

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

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Recording Institution: LIN
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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