LIN-4F6B2C: Roman copper alloy nummus

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COIN

Unique ID: LIN-4F6B2C

Object type certainty: Certain
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A late Roman copper alloy nummus of Constantius II. FEL TEMP REPARATIO reverse type depicting a soldier spearing a fallen horseman. Struck AD354-61. Illegible mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 354
Date to: Circa AD 361

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.07 g
Diameter: 21 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

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: Constantius II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Obverse description: Diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right; letter A behind bust
Obverse inscription: DN CONSTAN-TIVS PF AVG

Reverse description: Soldier advancing left, spearing fallen horseman
Reverse inscription: FEL TEMP REPARATIO

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: FEL TEMP REPARATIO
Reverse mint mark: Illegible
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Langton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF2368
Four figure Latitude: 53.19486687
Four figure longitude: -0.16032047
1:25K map: TF2368
1:10K map: TF26NW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LIN
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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