NLM-563C12: Roman Coin, probably Nummus indeterminate

Rights Holder: North Lincolnshire Museum
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

COIN

Unique ID: NLM-563C12

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

Copper alloy Coin. Nummus, possibly a late issue of 350-400 from its size. Aggressively cleaned.

Obverse description: Bust.

Reverse description: Possibly an altar, alternatively two figures.

Diameter: 15.6mm, Weight: 0.87gms.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 350
Date to: Circa AD 400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.87 g
Diameter: 15.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 10th September 2013

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM23478

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: Uncertain - 4th century
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bust.

Reverse description: Possibly an altar, alternatively two figures

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Possibly

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Burwell (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF3579
Four figure Latitude: 53.2907747
Four figure longitude: 0.02384342
1:25K map: TF3579
1:10K map: TF37NE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: NLM-2A3FC8
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
Copper alloy Coin, Nummus indeterminate; small size may indicate an issue of 350-400. Obverse description: Bust diademed right. Reverse…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: NLM-A03A38
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
Copper alloy Coin. Nummus indeterminate; small size probably indicates a late issue, 350-400. Obverse description: Bust. …
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: NLM-9D96E1
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
Copper alloy Coin. Nummus, possibly a late issue 350-400. Obverse description: Bust diademed right. Reverse description: Possi…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.