NLM-1BA3B5: Roman Coin: Copy Nummus of Constantius II from Roxby cum Risby

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-1BA3B5

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

Copper alloy

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

Obverse description: Bust diademed right.

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

Reverse description: Soldier advancing left spearing fallen horseman.

Reverse inscription: [FEL TEMP REPARATIO]

Cliff Reeves kindly identified this coin.

Diameter: 15.6mm, Weight: 0.76gms, die axis: 12.

Class: Copy Nummus of Constantius II (323-361)
Inscription: obv: [--]STA[---]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: 0.76 g
Diameter: 15.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 19th February 2012

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM20361

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: [--]STA[---]PF A[VG]

Reverse description: Soldier advancing left spearing fallen horseman.
Reverse inscription: [FEL TEMP REPARATIO]

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: FEL TEMP REPARATIO
Status: Contemporary copy
Status qualifier: Probably

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Roxby cum Risby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE9315
Four figure Latitude: 53.623288
Four figure longitude: -0.595364
1:25K map: SE9315
1:10K map: SE91NW
Grid reference source: From 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: NLM
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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