CAM-906A91: Roman coin : Nummus of Theodora - PIETAS ROMANA.

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COIN

Unique ID: CAM-906A91

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete copper-alloy Roman nummus of Theodora, (AD 337-341) dating to the period AD 337-341 (Reece period 17). [PIETAS ROMANA] reverse type depicting Pietas standing holding child.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 337
Date to: Circa AD 341

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.7 mm
Weight: 0.97 g
Diameter: 14.4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 18th August 2018 - Saturday 18th August 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Helen Fowler
Identified by: Ms Helen Fowler
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Theodora
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Obverse description: Draped bust right.
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Pietas standing holding infant.
Reverse inscription: [PIETAS ROMANA]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: PIETAS ROMANA [Theodora]
Reverse mint mark: []//[]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: South Cambridgeshire (District)
To be known as: South Cambridgeshire District Area

Spatial coordinates


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