DENO-B71472: Roman coin: possible contemporary copy of a nummus

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COIN

Unique ID: DENO-B71472

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

A copper alloy possible contemporary copy of a Roman nummus of an uncertain ruler, dating to the period AD 330-402. Uncertain reverse type. Unclear mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 330
Date to: Exactly AD 402

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.2 mm
Weight: 1.63 g
Diameter: 13 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 10th December 2018 - Monday 10th December 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Alastair Willis
Identified by: Mr Alastair Willis

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Derby AW0001

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: Probably
Ruler/issuer: Nummus, uncertain ruler, c. 330-402
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Unclear bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Indiscernible.
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Status: Contemporary copy
Status qualifier: Possibly

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Newark and Sherwood (District)
To be known as: East Nottinghamshire

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

No references cited so far.

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Recording Institution: DENO
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Updated: About one month ago

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