WILT-6EBB0C: Roman coin: Nummus of Crispus

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-6EBB0C

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A copper alloy Roman nummus of Crispus dating to the period AD 318 - 324 (Reece period 16). BEAT TRANQVILLITAS reverse type depicting a globe on an altar inscribed with the legend VOT/IS/XX with three stars above. Mint of London.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 318
Date to: Circa AD 324

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.92 g
Diameter: 18.19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 29th March 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Hazel Fransch
Identified by: Miss Hazel Fransch

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM4913; 305

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: Crispus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Diadem bust facing right
Obverse inscription: [IVL CRI]SPVS NOB

Reverse description: Alter inscribed with 'VOTIS XX" with a globe on top
Reverse inscription: BEAT T[RAN] *** QVILLITAS

Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: BEAT TRANQLITAS
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Salisbury

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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