HAMP-C57090: Roman coin : nummus of Crispus

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-C57090

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A Roman nummus of Crispus (AD 317-26), PROVIDENTIAE CAESS reverse type depicting a camp gate with two turrets, star above. Mint of London, AD 324-5.
Reference: RIC VII, p.116, no.295

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 360
Date to: Circa AD 363

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.95 g
Diameter: 19.1 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Ms Katie Hinds

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Hampshire Cultural Trust Object Entry Form WINCM 743

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Crispus
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Obverse description: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right.
Obverse inscription: FL IVL CRISPV[S NOB CAES]

Reverse description: Camp gate with two turrets; star above.
Reverse inscription: PROVIDEN-TIAE CAESS

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: PROVIDENTIAE CAESS
Reverse mint mark: - // PLON
Status: Regular

Coin references

  • RIC : 7 295

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Winchester (District)
To be known as: Owslebury

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From 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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Created: 7 months ago
Updated: 7 months ago

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