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COIN

Unique ID: SF-72C9BE

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A worn copper-alloy nummus struck for the House of Theodosius, dating to c. AD 388-395. Reece period 21. Reverse: VICTORIA AVGG, Victory advancing left holding wreath and palm. Mint of Arles. The obverse face is almost illegible.

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 395

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.27 g
Diameter: 12.11 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 30th April 2018

Personal details

Recorded by: Mr Alex Bliss
Identified by: Mr Alex Bliss

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]
Mint or issue place: Arelatum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Victory advancing left holding wreath and palm
Reverse inscription: VICTOR[IA AVGG]

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: VICTORIA AVGG
Reverse mint mark: -//SCON
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: Beck Row

Spatial coordinates


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

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