SOM-D4BB66: Roman coin: nummus of unclear emperor

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COIN

Unique ID: SOM-D4BB66

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

Roman copper alloy nummus of unclear emperor dating to AD 300-360. Unclear reverse type. Unclear mint. The edges are chipped down one side.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 300
Date to: Circa AD 360

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.5 mm
Weight: 2.7 g
Diameter: 21.4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 21st November 2018 - Thursday 21st February 2019

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Nonn Bound
Identified by: Mrs Nonn Bound

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCC receipt 018362

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Uncertain - 4th century
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Bust facing right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Unclear
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse mint mark: Illegible
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: South Somerset (District)
To be known as: Martock CP

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

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SOM
Created: 4 months ago
Updated: About one month ago

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