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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-EB03AE

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A Roman copper alloy nummus of Crispus (AD 317-26) dating to AD 324-325 (Reece period 16). PROVIDENTIAE CAESS reverse type depicting a camp gate with two turrets, star above. Mint of London. As 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 324
Date to: Circa AD 325

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.7 mm
Weight: 2.22 g
Diameter: 19.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 28th September 2016

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Simon Maslin
Identified by: Dr Simon Maslin

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: Crispus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right.
Obverse inscription: FL IVL CRISPVS NOB CAES

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

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
Fourth Century reverse type: PROVIDENTIAE CAESS
Reverse mint mark: - // •PLON
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: West Sussex (County)
District: Chichester (District)
Parish or ward: Harting (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7619
Four figure Latitude: 50.9654178
Four figure longitude: -0.91910565
1:25K map: SU7619
1:10K map: SU71NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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