Record Details

NHER Number:16574
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Roman coins

Summary

Roman coins, found before 1737.

Images - none

Location

Parish:CASTLE ACRE, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Pre 1737.
Roman coins.
'Many Roman coins found at Castle Acre, Constantines several, and some unknown'.
Drawing of one, obverse: radiate? head, reverse: victory facing left with cornucopia, SP in field.
IMP CALLECTVS P F AVG PROVIDENTIA AVG CI.
Another's details are unrecognisable.
MAGNENTIVS VICTORIA.
See (S1).
E. Rose (NAU) 1 October 1980.

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

---Monograph: 1901. The Victoria History of Norfolk. The Victoria History of the Counties of England. Vol 1. p 315.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Documentary Source: Martin, T. c. 1700-1799. Collections of Church Notes. Norfolk Records Office. c. 1740.

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