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COIN

Unique ID: BH-799572

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

Copper-alloy Roman coin. Minim of House of Constantine. The coin surfaces are slightly worn and encrusted. It measures 11.9mm diameter by 2.1mm thick and weighs 1.76g.

Class: Minim

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Post AD 352
Date from certainty: Probably
Date to: Ante AD 362
Date to certainty: Possibly

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.1 mm
Weight: 1.76 g
Diameter: 11.9 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 10th August 2004

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Julian Watters
Identified by: Mr David Thorold

Other reference numbers

Other reference: JF - 79

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Other
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: House of Constantine
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Diademed head right.
Obverse inscription: No lettering on flan.

Reverse description: Legionary spearing fallen horseman.
Reverse inscription: No lettering on flan.

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Recording Institution: BH
Created: Thursday 21st October 2004
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011 by Daniel Pett

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