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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-A2D8CC

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman copper alloy nummus of Magnentius dating to AD 350-353 (Reece Period 18). FELICITAS REI PVBLICAE reverse type Emperor holding standard and victory. Trier mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 350
Date to: Circa AD 353

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.87 g
Diameter: 22 mm

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5604

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: Magnentius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bareheaded bust right
Obverse inscription: [IM] CAE [MAGN]-ENTIVS AVG

Reverse description: Emperor holding standard and victory
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: FELICITAS REI PVBLICAE
Reverse mint mark: Unclear
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Coulston (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST9455
Four figure Latitude: 51.29409684
Four figure longitude: -2.08743438
1:25K map: ST9455
1:10K map: ST95NW
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

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

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