SUR-CF1637: Roman coin: Nummus of Magnentius

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-CF1637

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

A nummus of Magnentius dating to the period AD 350-353 (Reece Period 18). SALVS DD NN AVG ET CAES reverse type depicting a Christogram.

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: 5.97 g
Diameter: 23.01 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 30th March 2013

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 13-756

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 inscription: DN MAGNEN[TIVS PF AVG]

Reverse description: A Christogram
Reverse inscription: SALVS DD NN AVG ET CAES

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

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Warwickshire (County)
District: Stratford-on-Avon (District)
Parish or ward: Honington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP2640
Four figure Latitude: 52.05777636
Four figure longitude: -1.62220502
1:25K map: SP2640
1:10K map: SP24SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the 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: SUR
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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