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COIN

Unique ID: LIN-1DF7D7

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

A late Roman copper alloy nummus, probably of the House of Constantine. Probably GENO POPVLI ROMANI reverse type depicting Genius standing left holding patera and cornucopiae. Diameter 20mm, weight 4g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 305
Date to: Circa AD 310

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 4 g
Diameter: 20 mm

Personal details

Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

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 Constantine
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Obverse description: Illegible
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: ?genius standing left holding patera and cornucopiae
Reverse inscription: [GENIO] POP[VLI ROMANI]

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Fourth Century reverse type: GENIO POPVLI ROMANI
Reverse mint mark: Illegible
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: South Kesteven (District)
Parish or ward: Lenton Keisby and Osgodby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF0231
Four figure Latitude: 52.86682396
Four figure longitude: -0.48621477
1:25K map: TF0231
1:10K map: TF03SW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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