LEIC-510757: 510757 roman nummus

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Unique ID: LEIC-510757

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper alloy nummus of constantine II (RIC296)

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 337
Date to: AD 340

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.5 mm
Weight: 1.77 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 9th January 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Constantine II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: left facing diademed bust
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINVSIVNNOBC

Reverse description: Campgate with two turrets
Reverse inscription: [...]DEN[..]

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Harborough (District)
Parish or ward: Owston and Newbold (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7707
Four figure Latitude: 52.65527
Four figure longitude: -0.863132
1:25K map: SK7707
1:10K map: SK70NE
Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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