KENT-80A75A: Crispus Nummi Ticinum Mint

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COIN

Unique ID: KENT-80A75A

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A worn copper-alloy Roman nummus of Crispus (AD 317-326) as caesar, dating to the period AD 320-321 (Reece Period 16). DOMINORVM NOSTRORVM CAESS reverse type depicting a Wreath enclosing VOT/V. Mint of Ticinum. As RIC VII, p. 380, no. 148.

Meausrements: 18.96mm in diameter, 1.82mm thick and 2.72g in weight.

Find of note status

This is a find of note and has been designated: For inclusion in British Numismatic Journal ‘Coin Register’

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 320
Date to: Circa AD 321

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.82 mm
Weight: 2.72 g
Diameter: 18.96 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Andy Ward
Identified by: Mr Andy Ward
Secondary identifier: 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: Crispus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Ticinum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laurate and cuirassed bust right.
Obverse inscription: CRISPVS NOB CAES

Reverse description: Laurel Wreath enclosing VOT/V
Reverse inscription: DOMINORVM NOSTRORVM CAESS

Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: DOMINORVM NOSTRORVM CAESS
Reverse mint mark: -//TT
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : VII p. 380, no. 148

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Test Valley (District)
Parish or ward: Amport (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU3045
Four figure Latitude: 51.20342937
Four figure longitude: -1.57197705
1:25K map: SU3045
1:10K map: SU34NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 25 days ago
Updated: 21 days ago

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