HESH-37B117: Roman Coin 4th Century URBS ROMA

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COIN

Unique ID: HESH-37B117

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 330
Date to: Circa AD 335

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.44 g
Diameter: 16.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st January 2003 - Saturday 10th January 2004

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Identified by: Mr Peter Reavill
Secondary identifier: Dr David Symons

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: House of Constantine
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Helmeted bust facing left
Obverse inscription: VRBS ROMA

Reverse description: Wolf and twins: Wolf standing over two seated figures

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: -/-//TRP(dot)

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
District: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Adforton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO4171
Four figure Latitude: 52.333898
Four figure longitude: -2.867288
1:25K map: SO4171
1:10K map: SO47SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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