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COIN

Unique ID: DEV-BD2C0A

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

Roman copper alloy nummus of the House of Constantine. Reece Period 18. FEL TEMP REPARATIO reverse type showing Emperor with standard (right), two captives (left). Unknown mint.

Measurements:

Diameter: 14.4

Thickness: 1.8 mm

Weight: 1.58 g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 348
Date to: Circa AD 361

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.8 mm
Weight: 1.58 g
Diameter: 14.4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st December 2018 - Wednesday 20th February 2019

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Daniela Rivetti
Identified by: Ms Daniela Rivetti
Secondary identifier: Dr Lucy Shipley

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCC Receipt 018328

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

Reverse description: Emperor to right with standard, two captives left.
Reverse inscription: [...]M[P R]EP[ARATIO]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: FEL TEMP REPARATIO
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Somerset (County)
District: Sedgemoor (District)
Parish or ward: Bawdrip (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST3539
Four figure Latitude: 51.14655519
Four figure longitude: -2.93061842
1:25K map: ST3539
1:10K map: ST33NE
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
Specific landuse: Minimal cultivation

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Updated: About one month ago

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