NLM-2B5587: Roman Coin: probably Barbarous Radiate or Nummus Copy

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-2B5587

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

Copper alloy Coin. Radiate or Nummus indeterminate; the small module perhaps makes either a barbarous radiate of 275-285 or a fallen horseman copy of 355-361 the most probable identifications. Suggested date: Late Roman, 275-361.

Diameter: 10.3mm, Weight: 0.99gms.

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 275
Date to: Circa AD 361

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.99 g
Diameter: 10.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 4th March 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM25136

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate or nummus
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Uncertain (AD 260 - 402)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
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: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: near Market Rasen

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
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: NLM
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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