DOR-8C8495: Roman coin: nummus of Crispus

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Unique ID: DOR-8C8495

Object type certainty: Certain
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A nummus of Crispus (AD 317-326) dating to AD 321-323 (Reece period 16) BEATA TRANQVILLITAS reverse type depicting altar with globe inscribed VOT IS XX. Mint mark //PTR mint of Trier.
Date: Roman.
Diameter: 17.41mm
Weight: 1.91g.
Die axis: 6.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 321
Date to: Circa AD 323

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.91 g
Diameter: 17.41 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Lucy Bevan
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCMS 017519

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: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bust, left, laureate, holding shield.
Obverse inscription: IVL CRIS[PVS NOB C]

Reverse description: Altar with globe inscribed VOT IS XX
Reverse inscription: [BEATA TRA]NQVILLITAS

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Reverse mint mark: //PTR
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: North Dorset (District)
Parish or ward: Hazelbury Bryan (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST7508
Four figure Latitude: 50.87095489
Four figure longitude: -2.35665473
1:25K map: ST7508
1:10K map: ST70NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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: DOR
Created: 8 months ago
Updated: 8 months ago

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