LON-625293: Roman copper alloy nummus of an uncertain tetrachic emperor, cuiras and laureate head right dating AD 294-307, Reece period 15.

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Unique ID: LON-625293

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Roman copper alloy nummus of an uncertain tetrachic emperor, cuiras and laureate head right dating AD 296-317, Reece period 15. Reverse is Genius standing left holding patera and cornucopiae.

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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 294
Date to: Circa AD 307

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.79 g
Diameter: 23.13 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Stuart Wyatt
Identified by: Mr Stuart Wyatt

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
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Obverse description: Cuiras and laureate bust right

Reverse description: Genius standing left holding a patera and cornucopiae

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Hart (District)
Parish or ward: Odiham (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7650
Four figure Latitude: 51.24412218
Four figure longitude: -0.912587
1:25K map: SU7650
1:10K map: SU75SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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