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Unique ID: NMS-9E4884

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Roman copper alloy nummus of Crispus dating to the period AD 322 - 323 (Reece Period 16). BEATA TRANQVLITAS reverse type depicting globe on altar altar inscribed VOT/IS/XX. Mint of London. See: RIC Vol. VII, p.112, no. 247.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 322
Date to: Circa AD 323

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.3 g
Diameter: 20.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 15th December 2015 - Saturday 16th January 2016

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Julie Shoemark
Identified by: Miss Julie Shoemark

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 51245
Other reference: SB022017

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: Crispus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Helmeted, cuirassed bust left
Obverse inscription: CRISPVS NOBIL C

Reverse description: Globe on altar inscribed VOT/IS/XX
Reverse inscription: BEATA [TRANQL]ITAS

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: BEATA TRANQVILLITAS
Reverse mint mark: F-B//PLON
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Breckland (District)
Parish or ward: Narford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF7713
Four figure Latitude: 52.68576853
Four figure longitude: 0.61720198
1:25K map: TF7713
1:10K map: TF71SE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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