BH-0FA147: Roman coins: two contemporary copies of radiates or nummi of uncertain emperors

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COIN

Unique ID: BH-0FA147

Object type certainty: Certain
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Two copper-alloy radiates or nummi, probably contemporary copies, of uncertain rulers dating to the period AD 260-402. Illegible obverses and reverses. Unclear mints.

Coin 1 - D: 15mm; Wt: 1g
Coin 2 - D: 11mm; Wt: 0.43g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 260
Date to: Circa AD 402

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 2

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st March 2018 - Saturday 31st March 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Matthew Fittock
Identified by: Mr Matthew Fittock

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate or nummus
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Uncertain (AD 260 - 402)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Illegible
Obverse inscription: [...]

Reverse description: Illegible
Reverse inscription: [...]

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Contemporary copy
Status qualifier: Probably

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)
District: North Hertfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Therfield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL3435
Four figure Latitude: 51.99728319
Four figure longitude: -0.04958063
1:25K map: TL3435
1:10K map: TL33NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Recording Institution: BH
Created: 7 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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