NLM-B52073: Roman Coin: Nummus of Crispus

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-B52073

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy coin. Nummus of Crispus (317-326), Beata Tranquillitas issue of 321-323, London mint, possibly RIC Vol. 7 no. 212 issue of 321

Obverse description: Bust cuirassed left with spear over right shoulder

Obverse inscription: CRISPVS NOB[IL] C

Reverse description: Globe on altar inscribed VOT/IS/XX

Reverse inscription: BEATA TRA NQVILLITAS

In exergue: PLON

Diameter: 19.2mm, Weight: 2.78gms, die axis: 6

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 321
Date to: Exactly AD 321

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.78 g
Diameter: 19.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 29th April 2019

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM42828

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: Bust cuirassed left with spear over right shoulder
Obverse inscription: CRISPVS NOB[IL] C

Reverse description: Globe on altar inscribed VOT/IS/XX
Reverse inscription: BEATA TRA NQVILLITAS

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: BEATA TRANQVILLITAS
Reverse mint mark: In exergue: PLON
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : Vol. 7 No. 212

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Scawby

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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