LEIC-FB8481: Roman copper alloy nummus of Crispus

Rights Holder: Leicestershire County Council
CC License:

Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).


Unique ID: LEIC-FB8481

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

Roman copper alloy nummus of Crispus, dating to the period AD 324-6 (Reece Period 16). PROVIDENTIACAESS reverse type depicting camp gate with one star above, Trier mint, cf. RIC VII p. 205 no. 451 for general type.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 324
Date to: Circa AD 326

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.15 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Joyce Lee
Identified by: Wendy Scott

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: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Left facing laureate bust
Obverse inscription: FLIVLCRISPVSNOBCAES

Reverse description: Campgate with one star above
Reverse inscription: PROVIDENTIACAESS

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: PROVIDENTIAE CAESS
Reverse mint mark: STR(dot in crescent
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Rutland (Unitary Authority)
District: Rutland (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: South Luffenham

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: BH-6E550A
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A copper-alloy nummus of Crispus, dating to the period AD 324 - 325 (Reece period 16). PROVIDENTIAE CAESS reverse depicting a camp gate with …
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: IOW-3326A6
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A complete copper alloy nummus of Crispus, 317-326; PROVIDENTIAE CAESS; Camp-gate with two turrets; above, star; Trier, 324-5; RIC VII, p. 205…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: DENO-8D36D5
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A copper alloy Roman nummus of Crispus, dating to the period AD 324-325 (Reece Period 16). PROVIDENTIAE CAESS reverse type depicting camp gat…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 2 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.