Record Details

NHER Number:12771
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman coin


Around 1975 a Roman copper alloy antoninianus coin of the emperor Allectus, minted between AD 293 and AD 296, was recovered on the ploughed surface of the site just north of the railway.

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Grid Reference:TM 2406 8387
Map Sheet:TM28SW

Full description

Around 1975. Stray Find.
Found on ploughed surface just north of railway [1].
Roman copper alloy coin. Antoninianus of Allectus (293-6) RIC type 79, see (S1). No trace of silvering, but little worn.
Information from (S1).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 31 October 2018.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Serial: Sutherland, C.H.V. & Carson, R.A.G.. 1984. Roman Imperial Coinage.. Volume 7. Allectus type 79.

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