WMID-4D63A4: Roman coin: nummus of Constantus II  (obverse, reverse).

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COIN

Unique ID: WMID-4D63A4

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper alloy nummus, possibly of Constantius II (337-61). Reverse type: VOT XX MVLT XXX in wreath. Eastern Mint, AD 347-8. Mass: 1.5g. Diameter: 15.0mm.

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 347
Date to: AD 348

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.5 g
Diameter: 15 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st June 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Duncan Slarke
Identified by: Mr Duncan Slarke
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Constantius II
Primary ruler qualifier: Possibly
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Obverse description: Pearl-diademed head right
Obverse inscription: ... - (T?)...

Reverse description: VOT XX MVLT XXX in wreath
Reverse inscription: VOT XX MVLT XXX [in wreath]

Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
Fourth Century reverse type: VOT / XX / MVLT / XXX
Reverse mint mark: -//[ ]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Cherwell (District)
To be known as: Wroxton CP

Spatial coordinates


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

References cited

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