GLO-FFB203: GLO-FFB203 nummus of Julian

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Unique ID: GLO-FFB203

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy nummus of Julian dating to AD 361-364 (Reece period 18). Bearded pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right [...] / wreath with [VOT]/ [.]/ [MVLT] [..] inside

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 361
Date to: Circa AD 364

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.36 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st December 2013 - Wednesday 1st January 2014

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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: Julian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Obverse description: Bearded pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: […]

Reverse description: wreath with [VOT]/ [.] / [MVLT] [..] inside

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Somerset (County)
District: Mendip (District)
Parish or ward: Chilcompton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST6350
Four figure Latitude: 51.24796284
Four figure longitude: -2.5314936
1:25K map: ST6350
1:10K map: ST65SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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