DUR-82E658: Coin: Roman nummus

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COIN

Unique ID: DUR-82E658

Object type certainty: Certain
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A slightly worn copper-alloy nummus of Constantius II dating to AD 353 (Reece Period 18). SALVS AVG NOSTRI reverse type depicting large Chi-Roh between alpha and omega. Mint of Trier. Cf LRBC, p. 46, no. 69.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 353

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.19 mm
Weight: 4.6 g
Diameter: 22.48 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Lauren Proctor
Identified by: Miss Lauren Proctor

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Constantius II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Draped and diameded bust right.
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Large Chi-Roh between alpha and omega.
Reverse inscription: [SALVS AVG NO]TRI

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: SALVS AVG NOSTRI
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Hambleton (District)
Parish or ward: Husthwaite (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE4876
Four figure Latitude: 54.177548
Four figure longitude: -1.266109
1:25K map: SE4876
1:10K map: SE47NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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

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