BUC-0442A5: Roman coin

Rights Holder: Ros Tyrrell
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COIN

Unique ID: BUC-0442A5

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

A worn copper alloy nummus of the House of ConstantineReece period: 15 [296-317] Obverse description: Laureate bust right Obverse inscription: Illegible Reverse description: Genius standing left with cornucopiea Reverse inscription: [GENIO POP ROM] .

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 296
Date to: Circa AD 317

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.4 g
Diameter: 18.41 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st October 2017

Rally details.

This object was found at Weekend Wanderers - Americans nr Thornton etc 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ros Tyrrell
Identified by: Ms Ros Tyrrell

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 12

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
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: Probably
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Obverse description: Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Genius standing left with cornucopiea
Reverse inscription: [GENIO POP ROM]

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: GENIO POP ROM
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Bedford (Unitary Authority)
District: Bedford (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Bromham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP9951
Four figure Latitude: 52.148423
Four figure longitude: -0.55454477
1:25K map: SP9951
1:10K map: SP95SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Weekend Wanderers American Detecting Holidays
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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