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Unique ID: YORYM-2D2E33

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy nummus of Fausta dating to the period AD 324 - 325 (Reece Period 16). SALVS REI PVBLICAE reverse type depicting Salus facing holding two infants. Mint of Trier.

RIC VII, p.205, no.459.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 324
Date to: Circa AD 325

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.1 g
Diameter: 16.9 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT : E04575

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: Fausta
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Draped bust right
Obverse inscription: FLAV MAX FAVSTA AVG

Reverse description: SALVS REI PVBLICAE reverse type depicting Salus facing holding two infants
Reverse inscription: [S]ALVS REI [PVBLICAE]

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: SALVS REI PVBLICAE (Fausta)
Reverse mint mark: STR
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Market Weighton Area

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: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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