NLM-EDB6A6: Roman Coin fragment: Nummus indeterminate

Rights Holder: North Lincolnshire Museum
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Unique ID: NLM-EDB6A6

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

Copper alloy

Coin. Probably Nummus fragment, indeterminate issuer, size may suggest the period 300-350.

Obverse description: Bust.

Reverse description: Obliterated, and slightly scyphate.

Diameter (in excess of): 18.6mm, Weight: 0.85gms.

Class: Probably Nummus fragment

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 300
Date to: Circa AD 350

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.85 g
Diameter: 18.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 2nd February 2011

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM20542a

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: Possibly
Ruler/issuer: Uncertain - 4th century
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Possibly

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Swinhope

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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