LANCUM-EC80F1: Probably a copper alloy nummus of Magnentius, with the reverse FELICITAS REIPVBLICE  dating to 350-1AD

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COIN

Unique ID: LANCUM-EC80F1

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

Probably a copper alloy nummus of Magnentius, with the reverse FELICITAS REIPVBLICE dating to 350-1AD, and was apparently minted in Trier (LRBC II. 49). The diameter is 18mm.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 350
Date to: Circa AD 351

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st October 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Stuart Noon
Identified by: Mr Stuart Noon

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: Magnentius
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Reverse inscription: FELICITAS REIPVBLICE

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: FELICITAS REI PVBLICAE
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Pendle (District)
To be known as: PENDLE HILL

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Minimal cultivation

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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