SOM-BD5C42: Roman Coin: Nummus of Constantius II (Probably)

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Unique ID: SOM-BD5C42

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper alloy nummus of Constantius II (probably), VOT XX MVLT XXX, mint uncertain, 347-8. (Eastern Mint) Reece 17

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Post AD 347
Date to: Ante AD 348

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.12 g
Diameter: 13.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 18th October 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Naomi Payne
Identified by: Dr Naomi Payne

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Entry 020060

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: Constantius II
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Obverse description: Head with diadem, right
Obverse inscription: DN CONST[ANTIV]S PF AVG

Reverse description: Wreath
Reverse inscription: VOT/[X]X/MVLT/XX[X] (?)

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Reverse mint mark: Illegible
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Probably

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Milton Keynes (Unitary Authority)
District: Milton Keynes (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Haversham Cum Little Linford

Spatial coordinates

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

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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