LIN-8C7699: Roman coin: nummus of an uncertain 3rd-5th century emperor

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COIN

Unique ID: LIN-8C7699

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman copper alloy nummus of an uncertain emperor dating to AD 296-402. Reverse type and mint uncertain.

Overall dimensions are as follows: 10.54mm in diameter and 0.99g in weight.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 296
Date to: Exactly AD 402

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.99 g
Diameter: 10.54 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Susheela Burford
Identified by: Dr Susheela Burford

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
Obverse description: Laureate bust right.

Reverse description: Figure standing in right field. No other details are clear.

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF0978
Four figure Latitude: 53.28776855
Four figure longitude: -0.36636351
1:25K map: TF0978
1:10K map: TF07NE
What3Words: onto.noble.diets
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LIN
Created: Thursday 19th October 2017
Updated: 1 day, 17 hours ago

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