NCL-220DC5: Roman coin: Nummus of Theodosius II

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COIN

Unique ID: NCL-220DC5

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A nummus, possibly of Theodosius II and dating to the period AD 402 to 403. SALVS REI PVBLICAE reverse type. Mint of Rome. cf. LRBC, p. 62, no. 811.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 402
Date to: Circa AD 403

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.01 g
Diameter: 13 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Philippa Walton
Identified by: Dr Philippa Walton

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: Theodosius II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 22 [402-445]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Pearl diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: DN TH[...]

Reverse description: Victory dragging captive left; barred rho in left hand field
Reverse inscription: [SALVS REI]PVBLICAE

Fourth Century reverse type: SALVS REI PVBLICAE
Reverse mint mark: -/-//RP
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: South Kesteven (District)
Parish or ward: Ancaster (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK9542
Four figure Latitude: 52.966956
Four figure longitude: -0.586951
1:25K map: SK9542
1:10K map: SK94SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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