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COIN

Unique ID: GLO-9F5305

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

Copper alloy nummus of the House of Constantine dated to AD 336-341 (Period 17) bust facing right [...] / two soldiers standing either side of one standard, [GLORIA EXERCITVS].

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This item is recorded from images supplied by the finder 

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 336
Date to: Circa AD 341

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 10th October 2022

Personal details

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

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: bust facing right
Obverse inscription: [...]

Reverse description: two soldiers standing either side of one standard
Reverse inscription: [GLORIA EXERCITVS]

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA EXERCITVS
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Gloucestershire (County)
District: Tewkesbury (District)
Parish or ward: Badgeworth (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO9217
Four figure Latitude: 51.85153448
Four figure longitude: -2.11754991
1:25K map: SO9217
1:10K map: SO91NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: 7 months ago
Updated: 7 months ago

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