OXON-AEE243: Roman coin: Nummus of Crispus

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Unique ID: OXON-AEE243

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A copper alloy Roman nummus of Crispus, dating to the period AD 318-324. Reece Period 16. CAESARVM NOSTRONVM reverse type depicting a wreath with VOT X within. Mint of Arles. //.PCO(N).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 318
Date to: Circa AD 324

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.8 mm
Weight: 2.7 g
Diameter: 19.4 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Anni Byard
Identified by: Miss Anni Byard

Other reference numbers

Other reference: OXPAS2019.503

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: Arelatum
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: FL IVL CRISPVS NOB CAES

Reverse description: Inscription in wreath
Reverse inscription: CAESARVM NOSTRONVM

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: CAESARVM NOSTRORVM
Reverse mint mark: - // PCO[N]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: West Oxfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Glympton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP4119
Four figure Latitude: 51.86807698
Four figure longitude: -1.40594179
1:25K map: SP4119
1:10K map: SP41NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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