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COIN

Unique ID: SF-42E977

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete and very worn copper-alloy nummus of the House of Theodosius, dating to c. AD 388-402 (Reece period 21). Reverse: SALVS REIPVBLICAE, Victory advancing left holding trophy and dragging captive, barred rho to left. Mint uncertain. Approximately half the coin is missing in an old break.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 388
Date to: Circa AD 402

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Width: 7.75 mm
Weight: 0.53 g
Diameter: 11.28 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 8th October 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Alex Bliss
Identified by: Mr Alex Bliss

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 Theodosius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 21 [388-402]
Obverse description: Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Victory advancing left holding trophy and dragging captive, barred rho to left
Reverse inscription: [SALVS REIPVBLICAE]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: SALVS REI PVBLICAE
Reverse mint mark: Illegible
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: Fulbourn

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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