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Record ID: SOM-94C937
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
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A Roman copper alloy nummus of Constantius II (AD 337-361), dating to AD 351-355 (Reece period 18). FEL TEMP REPARATIO reverse type, depicting a soldier advancing left spearing a fallen horseman. Alexandria mint. RIC VIII, pg. 544, no. 80.
Created on: Wednesday 14th March 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 17th April 2018
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Record ID: YORYM-14EDD8
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: York
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A copper-alloy billon tetradrachma of Claudius II dating to the period AD 268 - 270 (Reece Period 13). Reverse depicts Elpis standing left, holding flower, a long sash hanging from her arm, clutching hem of robe. Mint of Alexandria. Provincial Roman coins of Alexandria are occasionally found in England, and a number are recorded on the Portable Antiquities Scheme database. Such find may be genuine Roman losses, however it could be a modern loss of a souvenir.
Created on: Thursday 8th March 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 21st March 2018
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Record ID: SF-1C571F
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
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A copper-alloy nummus struck for Galerius Maximian as Augustus, dating to c. AD 308-311. Reece period 15, mint of Alexandria. Reverse: GENIO IMPERATORIS, Genius standing left, chlamys over left shoulder, holding cornucopia in left hand and patera in outstretched right hand. As RIC vol. VI, p. 678, no. 101a. This is an unusual find for Britain.
Created on: Thursday 26th October 2017
Last updated: Wednesday 21st March 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Stanstead', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NLM-A0752B
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: North Lincolnshire
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Copper alloy coin. Nummus of Constantius II (323-361), probably a fallen horseman issue of 355-361, mintmark might suggest a coin of the Alexandria mint, possibly issue of 351-355, cf. RIC volume 8 no. 72, Reece period 18. Obverse description: Bust diademed right, large eye. Obverse inscription: [DN CONSTAN]TIVS PF AVG Reverse description: Soldier advancing left spearing fallen horseman. An oval shield les below the horse. Reverse inscription: [FEL TEMP REPARATIO] In exergue: possibly A L [?] Diameter: 15.4mm, Weight: 1.59gms, die axis: 7
Created on: Friday 21st April 2017
Last updated: Friday 21st April 2017
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Record ID: BERK-6477E2
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Oxfordshire
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A very worn and corroded copper-alloy Roman radiate of an uncertain emperor dating to the period AD 286-305. CONCORDIA MILITVM reverse type depicting prince standing left in military dress, receiving Victory on globe from Jupiter on right. Mint of Alexandria.
Created on: Thursday 6th April 2017
Last updated: Thursday 6th April 2017
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Record ID: WMID-14825E
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Staffordshire
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A complete copper alloy, Roman, Tetradrachum of Claudius II Gothicus (AD 268 - AD 270). Uncertain reverse type, depicting an Eagle right, head turned left with wreath in beak, dating to Year I of Claudius II reign, AD 268 - AD 269 (Reece Period: 13). Mint of Alexandria. Milne (1933), page 101, No 4225, or Christiansen (1991), page 101, No 3358 or 3359. Diameter: 21.5 mm Thickness: 4.9 mm Weight: 10.5 g Ref Milne, J, G, 1933, 'Catalogue of Alexandrian Coins in the Ashmolean Museum', Oxford University Press, London Christiansen, E (1991) 'Coins of Alexandria and the Nomes'…
Created on: Thursday 8th September 2016
Last updated: Friday 9th September 2016
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Record ID: CORN-D06543
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Cornwall
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Copper alloy nummus (AE 3) of Valentinian I (AD 364-375), Reece period 19, SECVRITAS REIPVBLICAE reverse type depicting Victory advancing left holding wreath in right hand and palm in left hand, mint of Alexandria, AD 367-375. Cf. LRBC p.104, nos.2862-2864; RIC IX, p.298, no.3a.
Created on: Tuesday 12th April 2016
Last updated: Wednesday 13th April 2016
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Record ID: LVPL-774CD3
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Wrexham
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A copper alloy tetradrachm of Diocletian, dating to AD 286-287 (Reece Period 14). Mint of Alexandria. Reference: A. Geissen, W. Weiser, Katalog Alexandrinischer Kaisermunzen der Sammlung des Instituts fur Altertumskunde der Universitat zu Koln, vol. 4, p. 84, no. 3233. Obv. [A K Γ OVA ΔIOKΛHTIANOC CEB]; Laureate, draped bust seen from rear, right Rev. ETOYC; Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. Mint-mark: - */Γ//- Diameter: 19.11mm, thickness: 4.15mm; weighs: 7.9g.
Created on: Tuesday 26th January 2016
Last updated: Thursday 4th February 2016
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Record ID: PUBLIC-353E08
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Bath and North East Somerset
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A copper alloy nummus of Constans, Circa AD 337-341 (Reece Period 17). Obverse: Diademmed and cuirassed bust right, inscription: [CO]NSTANS PF AVG. Reverse: Two soldiers, each holding a spear and a shield, stood either side of a single standard, at the top of the standard is a rectangular banner containing the letter "C", inscription:[G]LORI-[AEXER-C]ITVS. Mint mark: //SMAL (Alexandria).
Created on: Wednesday 11th November 2015
Last updated: Wednesday 20th January 2016
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Record ID: BM-CC7996
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Wiltshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Copper alloy nummus of Licinius (AD 308-24), dating to c. AD 321-4 (Reece Period 16). Reverse: IOVI CONSERVATORI. Mint of Alexandria. RIC VII, p. 708, no. 28.
Created on: Friday 8th May 2015
Last updated: Friday 15th May 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Shrewton', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SWYOR-B494B7
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Doncaster
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A copper alloy Roman coin; a nummus of Constantine I (AD 307 - 337), dating from AD 321 - 324 (Reece Period 16). IOVI CONSERVATORI reverse type depicting Jupiter standing left holding eagle tipped sceptre and Victory on globe, eagle at the left and a captive at the right. Mint of Alexandria. The coin is 19mm diameter, 1.4mm thick, 1.75g.
Created on: Monday 23rd February 2015
Last updated: Monday 23rd February 2015
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Record ID: SF-66E6FB
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A copper-alloy Roman nummus of Constans (AD 337-50), dating to AD 337-340 (Reece Period 17). Reverse: GLOR-IAEXERC-[ITVS], Two soldiers standing either side of one standard. Mint: Alexandria. As LRBC II no. 1464; RIC VIII, p. 539, no. 21.
Created on: Monday 26th January 2015
Last updated: Friday 6th February 2015
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Wickham Skeith', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: BH-317E1B
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Hertfordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Roman bronze of Agrippina under Claudius I (AD 41-54), dating to AD 51-2 (Reece Period 2). Mint of Alexandria. BMC 15, p. 14, no. 108; SNG Copenhagen, no. 87.
Created on: Tuesday 19th August 2014
Last updated: Monday 1st September 2014
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Record ID: NLM-B0BE86
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy Coin. Nummus of House of Constantine (306-361), fallen horseman issue of 355-361, Reece period 18. Alexandria mint. Obverse description: Bust draped diademed and cuirassed right. Obverse inscription: DN CO[---] Reverse description: Probably soldier advancing left spearing fallen horseman. Reverse inscription: [FEL]TEM[P REPARAT]IO In exergue: ALEI Diameter: 17.2mm, Weight: 2.17gms, die axis: 12
Created on: Wednesday 26th June 2013
Last updated: Thursday 4th July 2013
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Swinhope', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: PUBLIC-2B3873
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Copper alloy post-reform radiate of Maximian (AD 286-310), CONCORDIA MILITVM, Mint of Alexandria, AD 296-7. RIC VI, p. 667, no. 46b. Reece Period 15. The coin has been pierced under the chin.
Created on: Thursday 1st November 2012
Last updated: Thursday 24th March 2016
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Deal Area', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: HESH-4F2CD7
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: County of Herefordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy Alexandrian tradrachm of Aurelian (270-275AD) dating to the period AD 271 to 275. Obv: Laureate, draped bust right. AKADOM AVRELIANO SSEB (translated from Greek characters) Rev: Eagle standing, wings open right, wreath in beak; to right Lamda Episilon Reece Period: 13 References: Curtis (1990) p. 154, no. 1779. BMC 3376. Notes: Alexandrian billon tetradrachm (i.e. a base silver 4 drachma coin struck in Alexandria in Egypt) were issued under the Roman emperors for (roughly) the first 3 centuries AD, getting progressively baser and smaller. These coins usually have t…
Created on: Friday 10th February 2012
Last updated: Thursday 5th April 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Hereford', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: LIN-FD8692
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Lincolnshire
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A Roman provincial copper-alloy tetradrachm of Diocletian, mint of Alexandria, Egypt. The reverse depicts Elpis standing left, holding flower, a long sash hanging from her arm, & clutching hem of robe. Provincial Roman coins of Alexandria are occasionally found in England, and a number are recorded on the Portable Antiquities Scheme database, such as NARC-675913. The Metheringham tetradrachm may well be a genuine Roman loss, however it is worth noting that the Lincolnshire regiment served in Egypt at the beginning of the 19th century, and again during World War II, which raises ques…
Created on: Monday 6th February 2012
Last updated: Monday 6th February 2012
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Record ID: NCL-09E6E4
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A commemorative nummus of the House of Constantine dating to the period AD 333 to 335. VRBS ROMA type. Mint of Alexandria. RIC VII, p. 712, no. 63.
Created on: Tuesday 20th December 2011
Last updated: Tuesday 20th December 2011
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Record ID: NLM-A20E76
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy Coin. Billon Tetradrachm of Diocletian (284-305), Alexandria mint; this coin was kindly identified for the finder by Craig Barclay. Issue of 284-296. Obverse description: Bust laureate right, ?knot behind head. Obverse inscription: [---]ANT.[---] Reverse description: Female figure standing left holding item aloft right and stumping wicket left; symbols or letters lower right field. Diameter: 23.2mm, Weight: 7.83gms, die axis:12
Created on: Thursday 16th June 2011
Last updated: Thursday 13th October 2011
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Willerby', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: BERK-6A6654
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Oxfordshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A Roman copper alloy antoninianus of Galerius (AD 305-311) as Caesar (AD 293-305). Struck in Alexandria AD 296-297. The coin is slightly damaged by a possible attempt to pierce it. Reece 15. RIC VI 48b. Sear (1988) 3701.
Created on: Tuesday 26th April 2011
Last updated: Wednesday 21st January 2015
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