SUR-4E9442: Roman coin: Nummus of Magnentius

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-4E9442

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

A nummus of Magnentius, AD350-3. Reverse type: VICTORIAE DD NN AVG ET CAE. Unclear mint

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.68 g
Diameter: 22.29 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st December 2010 - Friday 31st December 2010

Personal details

Recorded by: Mr David W Williams
Identified by: Mr David W Williams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: B13-236

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: Magnentius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Obverse description: Bareheaded bust facing right
Obverse inscription: [DN MAGNENTIVS] PF AVG

Reverse description: Two Victories holding a wreath inscribed VOT V MVLT X
Reverse inscription: VICTORIAE DD NN AVG ET CAES

Fourth Century reverse type: VICT DD NN AVG ET CAES
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Reading (Unitary Authority)
District: Reading (Unitary Authority)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7276
Four figure Latitude: 51.478386
Four figure longitude: -0.964626
1:25K map: SU7276
1:10K map: SU77NW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Gardening
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Garden

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

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

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