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COIN

Unique ID: BERK-CBBCB8

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy nummus (AE3) of Constantius II as Caesar, minted in Sremska, Serbia between AD 324-337. RIC Vol VII No85.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: To be returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Period to: ROMAN [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: AD 324
Date to: AD 337

Dimensions and weight

Thickness: 1.48 mm
Weight: 2.1 g
Diameter: 18.86 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 4th October 2009

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Anni Byard - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Miss Anni Byard - [view all attributed records]

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 2009 225

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Completeness: Complete [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4) [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Ruler/issuer: Constantius II [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330] [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Mint or issue place: Sirmium (Sremska Mitrovica, Serbia) [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Obverse description: Cuirassed and laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: FLIVL CONSTANTIVS NOB C
Reverse description: Two soldiers holding two standards
Reverse inscription: GLORIA EXERCITVS
Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Reverse mintmark: -//[SMKA]
Status: Regular

A resized image of Steventon: Roman nummus of Constantius II

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Spatial metadata

Region: South East
County: Oxfordshire
District: Vale Of White Horse
Parish: Steventon

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU4691
Four figure Latitude: 51.615955 Four figure longitude: -1.337023
1:25K map: SU4691
1:10K map: SU49SE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector [scope notes]
General landuse: Cultivated land[scope notes]

Adjacent Domesday Book places

Domesday data within 2 km of discovery point is surfaced via the excellent Open Domesday website.

References cited

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Created: Tuesday 12th January 2010
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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