There are currently no images available.
If you own this object please send us a picture of it.

COIN

Unique ID: BM-45185A

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper-alloy Roman nummus of the House of Theodosius, dating to the period AD 388-402 (Reece period 21). VICTORIA AVGGG reverse type depicting Victory advancing left holding wreath and palm. Uncertain mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 388
Date to: Circa AD 402

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.86 g
Diameter: 13.69 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 2015

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Andrew Brown
Identified by: Dr Andrew Brown

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: House of Theodosius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 21 [388-402]
Obverse description: Diademed and draped bust right
Obverse inscription: [...]S P F AVG

Reverse description: Victory advancing left holding wreath and palm
Reverse inscription: [VICTORI]A AVGGG

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: VICTORIA AVGGG
Reverse mint mark: []//[]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Forest Heath (District)
To be known as: Icklingham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: SOMDOR431
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
Roman copper-alloy nummus of the House of Theodosius dating from the period AD 388-402 (Reece period 21). VICTORIA AVGGG reverse type, depict…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: SOMDOR467
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
Roman copper-alloy nummus of the House of Theodosius dating from the period AD 388-402 (Reece period 21). VICTORIA AVGGG reverse type, depict…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: SOMDOR699
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
Roman copper-alloy nummus of the House of Theodosius dating from the period AD 388-402 (Reece period 21). VICTORIA AVGGG reverse type, depict…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: BM
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.