NLM-6AE9E6: Roman Coin: Nummus of Constantius II

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-6AE9E6

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

Copper alloy

Coin. Nummus of Constantius II (323-361), possibly issue of 355-361, Reece period 18

Obverse description: Bust diademed right.

Obverse inscription: [--]IVS PF A[VG]

Reverse description: Possibly fallen horseman. CR suggests an alternative of Victory advancing left, though this could be at odds with the obverse inscription.

Reverse inscription: Possibly [FEL TEMP REPARATIO]

Cliff Reeves kindly examined this coin.

Diameter: 13.3mm, Weight: 1.12gms.

Class: Nummus of Constantius II (323-361)
Inscription: obverse: [--]IVS PF A[VG]

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 355
Date to: Circa AD 361

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.12 g
Diameter: 13.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 21st June 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM19836

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: Constantius II
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Obverse description: Bust diademed right
Obverse inscription: [--]IVS PF A[VG]

Reverse description: Possibly fallen horseman. CR suggests an alternative of Victory advancing left
Reverse inscription: Possibly [FEL TEMP REPARATIO]

Fourth Century reverse type: FEL TEMP REPARATIO
Status: Contemporary copy
Status qualifier: Probably

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
To be known as: Northern Lincolnshire

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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