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COIN

Unique ID: SF-3051C2

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated

A Roman copper-alloy nummus c. AD330-340. CONSTANTINOPLIS, Victory on prow reverse type.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: 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: Circa AD 330
Date to: Circa AD 340

Dimensions and weight

Weight: 1.43 g
Diameter: 15.75 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st October 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Justine Biddle - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Miss Justine Biddle - [view all attributed records]

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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: House of Constantine [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348] [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Obverse description: Constantinopolis, helmeted bust left, legend illegible.
Reverse description: Victory standing left on prow, holding spear and shield.
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Fourth Century reverse type: Victory left on prow [CONSTANTINOPOLIS] [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Status: Regular

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Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern
County: Suffolk
District: St. Edmundsbury
To be known as: Westley

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

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Created: Wednesday 28th March 2012
Updated: Wednesday 28th March 2012

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