LIN-66AB91: LIN1148

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COIN

Unique ID: LIN-66AB91

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A late Roman copper alloy nummus of Magnentius. The reverse depicts a large Chi-Rho monogram. Mint of Arles.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Post AD 350
Date to: Ante AD 353

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 5.02 g
Diameter: 23 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

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]
Mint or issue place: Ambianum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bareheaded, draped and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: [DN MAGNEN]TIVS PF AVG

Reverse description: Large Chi-rho monogram, alpha - omega across field
Reverse inscription: [SALVS DD NN AVG ET CAES]

Reverse mint mark: //AMB.
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF1375
Four figure Latitude: 53.259977
Four figure longitude: -0.307453
1:25K map: TF1375
1:10K map: TF17NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
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.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LIN
Created: 15 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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