HAMP39: Solidus of Theodosius I

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Unique ID: HAMP39

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman gold solidus of Theodosius I. Recorded at BM - RIC.IX.Constantinople.45d.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 378
Date to: AD 383

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 4.45 g
Diameter: 21 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st April 1999

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Sally Worrell
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Materials and construction

Primary material: Gold
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Solidus
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Theodosius I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 20 [378-388]
Mint or issue place: Constantinople
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Rosette-diademed, draped and cuirassed facing right
Obverse inscription: D N THEODOSIVS P F AVG

Reverse description: Constantinopolis, turreted, seated facing, holding sceptre and globe
Reverse inscription: CONCORDIA AVGGG (beta officina mark)

Fourth Century reverse type: CONCORDIA AVGGG
Reverse mint mark: //CONOB

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Waverley (District)
To be known as: SURREY FARNHAM

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Unknown

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: 19 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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