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Unique ID: HAMP-8725C3

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 350
Date to: AD 351

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.7 mm
Weight: 3.37 g
Diameter: 22.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 8th October 2003

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Identified by: Mrs Jodi Puls

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

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: Bare-headed bust, facing right, with A behind
Obverse inscription: D N MAG[NENTIVS P F AVG]

Reverse description: Emperor in military dress, shield on left arm, galloping right, spearing a barbarian with outstretched arms kneeling left in front of horse; shield and broken spear below horse.
Reverse inscription: GLORIA ROMANORVM

Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: //AMB (palm)

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Test Valley (District)
To be known as: Nether Wallop CP

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

Author Publication Year Title Publication Place Publisher Pages Reference
Hill, P.V. 1960 Late Roman Bronze Coinage London Spink and Son Ltd 45 no 3
Sutherland, C.H.V. and Carson, R.A.G. Roman Imperial Coinage London Spink and Son 122 no. 4

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Audit data

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

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