PUBLIC-C296C1: Roman coin: nummus of Magnentius

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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-C296C1

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman coin: nummus of Magnentius, reverse type VICTORIAE DD NN AVG ET CAE, two victories. Dating 350-3AD, Reece period 18. Mint unknown. Die axis 9.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 350
Date to: Circa AD 353

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.05 g
Diameter: 16.12 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 11th December 2011

Rally details.

This object was found at Hacheston, Suffolk Dec 2011

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Suzette Clark
Identified by: Laura McLean

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Colchester OEF 6907

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
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Obverse description: Bust, right

Reverse description: Two victories holding an inscribed shield

Die axis measurement: 9 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: VICTORIAE DD NN AVG ET CAE(S)
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Suffolk Coastal (District)
Parish or ward: Hacheston (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM3156
Four figure Latitude: 52.153926
Four figure longitude: 1.375426
1:25K map: TM3156
1:10K map: TM35NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Updated: 7 years ago

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