LEIC-BB5E83: BB5E83 roman coin

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-BB5E83

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper alloy coin, 19mm in diameter, 1mm thick with a weight of 2.11 grams. The coin is good condition with a brown patina.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 317
Date to: AD 326

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 2.11 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 12th October 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Wendy Scott
Identified by: Ms Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Ruler/issuer: Crispus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Obverse description: left facing diademed bust with shield and spear
Obverse inscription: LCRISPVSNOBCAES

Reverse description: ALTER WITH GLOBE AND THREE STARS ABOVE
Reverse inscription: BRATATRAN QVILLITAS

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: STR

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Kirby Bellars (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7117
Four figure Latitude: 52.745969
Four figure longitude: -0.949659
1:25K map: SK7117
1:10K map: SK71NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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