HOARD

Unique ID: IARCH-83B69C

Workflow status: Published Find published

Known as

Carlisle

Quantity summary

  • Coins in hoard: 5

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN

Coin chronology

Last ruler: Tetrarchic Ruler (uncertain issuer)
Last Reece period: Period 15 The Tetrarchy (296-317)
Date from: AD 317
Date to: AD 317
Terminal reason: Incomplete information


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Coin summary

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Period Ruler Denomination Mint From To Quantity
ROMAN Maximian I Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4) - AD 295 - 3
ROMAN Constantius I Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4) Ticinum - - 1
ROMAN Constantine II Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4) - AD 317 AD 317 1

Coin data quality rating: Fair (Grade 2)

Description

Limited details about some coins from near Carlisle thought to be a hoard (BM file). No information on circumstances of discovery. The total number is not known - it may have just been the five, but a 'considerable number' were reported from adjacent fields, of which the coins seen at the BM were a sample.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Unknown

Materials of coins and artefacts in the hoard

  • Copper alloy

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st January 1979 - Tuesday 1st May 1979

Personal details

Recorded by: Dr Eleanor Ghey

Other reference numbers

Legacy hoard number: 372

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cumbria (County)
District: Carlisle (District)
To be known as: Carlisle

Archaeological context

No archaeological context available.

References cited

No references cited so far.

Audit data

Recording Institution: IARCH
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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