NLM-D6C302: Roman Coin: Nummus indeterminate

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Unique ID: NLM-D6C302

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

Copper alloy coin. Probably nummus indeterminate, probably irregular issue of 330-410.

Obverse description: Bust, possibly left. All other detail lost.

Diameter: 12.3mm, Weight: 0.74gms

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 330
Date to: Exactly AD 410

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.74 g
Diameter: 12.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 8th May 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM39267

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: Probably
Ruler/issuer: Nummus, uncertain ruler, c. 330-402
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Bust, possibly left

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Contemporary copy
Status qualifier: Probably

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: near Brookenby

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

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 8 months ago
Updated: 8 months ago

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