LEIC-998B22: Roman copper alloy nummus

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-998B22

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman copper alloy nummus, Constantinopolis issue.

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 330

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 1.57 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 13th May 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Wendy Scott
Identified by: Ms 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 I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: left facing helmeted bust
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINOPOLIS

Reverse description: victory on prow
Reverse inscription: none

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Reverse mint mark: TRS

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Freeby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK8220
Four figure Latitude: 52.771377
Four figure longitude: -0.785994
1:25K map: SK8220
1:10K map: SK82SW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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