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Unique ID: FASAM-F8576E

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper alloy nummus of Magnentius (AD 350-3), dating to AD 352-3 (Reece Period 18), SALVS DD NN AVG ET CAES, large Chi-Rho between alpha and omega. Mint unclear. Coin identified from images supplied by finder.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 352
Date to: Exactly AD 353

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 25 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Sam Moorhead
Identified by: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Magnentius
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Obverse description: Bare-headed bust (unclear) right
Obverse inscription: [ ... ]NEN - [ ... ]

Reverse description: Large Chi-Rho between alpha and omega
Reverse inscription: [SALVS DD NN AVG ET CAES]

Fourth Century reverse type: SALVS DD NN AVG ET CAES
Reverse mint mark: -//[ ]
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: South Kesteven (District)
Parish or ward: Great Gonerby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK9038
Four figure Latitude: 52.93186986
Four figure longitude: -0.66248508
1:25K map: SK9038
1:10K map: SK93NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Recording Institution: FASAM
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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