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Unique ID: BH-B38FA1

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A copper-alloy nummus of Constantius II or Constans; VICTORIAE DD AVGGQ NN reverse, minted AD 347-348. Measures 16.8mm in diameter, 1mm thick and weighs 1.3g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 347
Date from certainty: Certain
Date to: Exactly AD 348
Date to certainty: Certain

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 1.3 g
Diameter: 16.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 25th September 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Julian Watters
Identified by: Mr Julian Watters

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Ver 11/21 - 25

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: House of Constantine
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Obverse description: (Laureate/diademed) bust right.
Obverse inscription: Illegible.

Reverse description: Two Victories facing each other, each holding a wreath.
Reverse inscription: [VICTORIAE DD AVGGQ NN]

Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: VICTORIAE DD AVGGQ NN
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Probably

Coin references

No coin references available.

BH-B38FA1: Roman coin: nummus of Constantius II or Constans

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Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)
District: North Hertfordshire (District)
To be known as: Baldock

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Recording Institution: BH
Created: Thursday 22nd September 2011
Updated: Tuesday 25th October 2011 by Julian Watters

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