SOM-C06F96: Roman Coin: Nummus of Constantius Gallus

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COIN

Unique ID: SOM-C06F96

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

Copper alloy nummus of Constantius Gallus, FEL TEMP REPARATIO (fallen horseman), mint of Arles, 353-4. LRBC no. 456 (1960, p. 55).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Post AD 353
Date from certainty: Probably
Date to: Ante AD 354
Date to certainty: Possibly

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.44 g
Diameter: 18.5 mm

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
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 Gallus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Mint or issue place: Arles (Arelatum - Constantina)
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Draped bareheaded bust, right
Obverse inscription: DN CONSTANTI-VS NOB CAE[S]

Reverse description: Soldier spearing fallen horseman
Reverse inscription: FEL TEMP REPARATIO

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
Reverse mint mark: D/ //SCON
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • LRBC : Part II p. 55, no. 456

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

General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Recording Institution: SOM
Created: Friday 21st December 2007
Updated: Wednesday 9th November 2011

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