KENT-49FDDC: Nummus

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COIN

Unique ID: KENT-49FDDC

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A very worn, copper-alloy Roman coin, probably a radiate or nummus of unclear type, dating to the period c.AD 260-402. Unclear reverse type, possibly depicting two standing figures? Unclear mint.

Measurements:15.49mm in diameter, 1.80mm thick and 1.55g in weight

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 260
Date to: Circa AD 402

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.8 mm
Weight: 1.55 g
Diameter: 15.49 mm

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate or nummus
Denomination qualifier: Probably
Ruler/issuer: Uncertain (AD 260 - 402)
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Unclear bust right?
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Unclear, possibly two standing figures?
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Reverse mint mark: []//[]
Status: Contemporary copy
Status qualifier: Possibly

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Dover (District)
Parish or ward: Sutton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TR3249
Four figure Latitude: 51.19309831
Four figure longitude: 1.31899369
1:25K map: TR3249
1:10K map: TR34NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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