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Unique ID: SUR-D31AB1

Object type certainty: Certain
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A nummus of Magnentius, 350-353, Christogram SALVS DDNN AVG ET CAES


Caution: a number of Roman and other ancient coins and brooches from this findspot were rejected as having been likely to have been deposited recently. The coins were rejected on the grounds of condition and that some were from eastern Roman mints. The brooches had Balkan parallels.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.17 g
Diameter: 17.49 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: B11-457

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: As
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Magnentius
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Obverse description: Head facing right.

Reverse description: Christogram
Reverse inscription: SALVS DD NN AVG ET CAES

Fourth Century reverse type: SALVS DD NN AVG ET CAES
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: South Oxfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Crowmarsh (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU6186
Four figure Latitude: 51.569581
Four figure longitude: -1.121271
1:25K map: SU6186
1:10K map: SU68NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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