ESS-2299B0: Roman Coin : Nummus of Crispus

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COIN

Unique ID: ESS-2299B0

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A Roman copper alloy nummus of Crispus dating to AD320 - AD321 (Reece Period 16). CAESARVM NOSTRORVM reverse type depicting VOT V in laurel wreath. Mint of Aquilea. RIC vol. VI no. 69

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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 320
Date to: Circa AD 321

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.08 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Sarah R Deacon
Identified by: Mr Mike Cuddeford
Secondary identifier: Miss Sarah R Deacon

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finder's Reference 052-C0035

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: Crispus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Aquileia
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate and draped bust facing right
Obverse inscription: CRISPVS NOB CAES

Reverse description: VOT V within laurel wreath
Reverse inscription: CAESARVM NOSTRORVM

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: CAESARVM NOSTRORVM
Reverse mint mark: AQ[T]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Chelmsford (District)
Parish or ward: Pleshey (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL6714
Four figure Latitude: 51.79971
Four figure longitude: 0.420511
1:25K map: TL6714
1:10K map: TL61SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

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Recording Institution: ESS
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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