KENT-89CDE3: Fallen horseman copy

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Unique ID: KENT-89CDE3

Object type certainty: Certain
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A heavily worn and incomplete Roman copper-alloy nummus probably a contemporary copy of a coin of the House of Constantine, dating to the period AD 355-361 (Reece period 18). possibly [FEL TEMP REPARATIO] reverse type depicting a Soldier spearing a fallen horseman. Uncertain mint.

Measurements: 8.06mm in diameter, 1.43mm thick and 0.32g in weight.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 355
Date to: Circa AD 361

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.43 mm
Weight: 0.32 g
Diameter: 8.06 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Jo Ahmet
Identified by: Mr Jo Ahmet

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: House of Constantine
Primary ruler qualifier: Possibly
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Obverse description: Bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: soldier advancing left spearing fallen horseman?
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: FEL TEMP REPARATIO
Status: Contemporary copy
Status qualifier: Probably

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Dover (District)
Parish or ward: Ringwould (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TR3648
Four figure Latitude: 51.18248549
Four figure longitude: 1.37547946
1:25K map: TR3648
1:10K map: TR34NE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 25 days ago
Updated: 25 days ago

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