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Unique ID: HAMP-447050

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A worn copper-alloy Roman nummus of Constantine I (AD 306-337), dating to the period c.AD 313-315 (Reece period 15). SOLI INVICTO COMITI reverse type depicting Sol standing left, chlamys over left shoulder, raising right hand an holding globe in left. Mint of Arles. As RIC VII, p. 237, no. 40. 

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 313
Date to: Circa AD 315

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.2 mm
Weight: 2.03 g
Diameter: 19.6 mm

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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: Constantine I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Obverse description: Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP CONSTA[...]P F AVG

Reverse description: Sol standing left, chlamys over left shoulder, raising right hand an holding globe in left.
Reverse inscription: SOLI INVICTO COMITI

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: SOLI INVICTO COMITI
Reverse mint mark: -//SARL
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : VII 40

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Hart (District)
Parish or ward: Winchfield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7250
Four figure Latitude: 51.24464032
Four figure longitude: -0.96988184
1:25K map: SU7250
1:10K map: SU75SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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