LANCUM-8A6AA0: Copper-alloy nummus

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COIN

Unique ID: LANCUM-8A6AA0

Object type certainty: Certain
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Very worn Roman copper-alloy nummus or as of unknown emperor (c. 41 - 410 AD). Obverse and reverse completely obscured. The coin is 25.88mm in diameter, 3.22mm in thickness and weighs 7.25g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 41
Date to: Circa AD 410

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 3.22 mm
Weight: 7.25 g
Diameter: 25.88 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 13th November 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Lydia Prosser
Identified by: Miss Lydia Prosser

Other reference numbers

Other reference: N5183

Materials and construction

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

Numismatic data

No numismatic data has been recorded for this coin yet.

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cumbria (County)
District: Allerdale (District)
To be known as: Near Cockermouth

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
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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Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 2 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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