WMID-4F2EC3: Roman coin: Nummus of the House of Theodosius

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COIN

Unique ID: WMID-4F2EC3

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper-alloy nummus possibly of the House of Theodosius dating to the period AD 388 to 395 (Reece period 21). Possibly VICTORIA AVGGG reverse type depicting Victory advancing left. Mint unclear.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 388
Date to: Circa AD 395

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.76 g
Diameter: 11.7 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Richard Henry
Identified by: Mr Richard Henry
Secondary identifier: Mr Richard Henry

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: House of Theodosius
Primary ruler qualifier: Possibly
Reece period: Period 21 [388-402]
Obverse description: Bust facing right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Victory advancing left
Reverse inscription: Illegible [VICTORIA AVGGG]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: VICTORIA AVGGG
Reverse mint mark: Illegible
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: SK9743
Four figure Latitude: 52.975584
Four figure longitude: -0.556883
1:25K map: SK9743
1:10K map: SK94SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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