HAMP-E3DF05: Roman coin : nummus of the House of Valentinian

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-E3DF05

Object type certainty: Certain
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A worn Roman nummus, perhaps a contemporary copy, of uncertain emperor and reverse type (the reverse perhaps depicting two standing figures), dating to the period AD 260-410. Mint uncertain.

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 410

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.87 g
Diameter: 10.9 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 27th August 2016 - Saturday 27th August 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Ms Katie Hinds

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Hampshire Cultural Trust Object Entry Form WINCM 799

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

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

Reverse description: Perhaps two standing figures.
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: - // [...]
Status: Contemporary copy

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Cherwell (District)
Parish or ward: Middle Aston (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP4726
Four figure Latitude: 51.93053645
Four figure longitude: -1.3178549
1:25K map: SP4726
1:10K map: SP42NE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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Created: 3 months ago
Updated: About one month ago

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