LEIC-73A0A5: Roman copper alloy nummus possibly of Helena

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-73A0A5

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper alloy nummus of Helena, 324-330 (Reece period 16). Reverse type - SALVSREIPVBLICAE, female with two infants.

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 330

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.08 g
Diameter: 15 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Joyce Lee
Identified by: Wendy Scott

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: Helena
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Obverse description: Right facing bust.
Obverse inscription: FLHELENAAVGVSTA

Reverse description: Salus standing with two infants.
Reverse inscription: SALVSREIPVBLICAE

Fourth Century reverse type: SALVS REI PVBLICAE (Fausta)
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Charnwood (District)
Parish or ward: Walton on the Wolds (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK5918
Four figure Latitude: 52.75639755
Four figure longitude: -1.12721995
1:25K map: SK5918
1:10K map: SK51NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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