WILT-A17D13: Roman coin : Nummus of Constantine I

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-A17D13

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman nummus of Constantine I, 17mm in diameter and worn. Date: 323-4

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 323
Date to: AD 324

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st August 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Mr David Algar

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Ruler/issuer: Constantine I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Obverse description: Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: CONSTAN TINVS AVG

Reverse description: Victory advancing right, holding trophy, pushing captive on ground
Reverse inscription: SARMATIA DEV[ICTA]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Swindon

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

References cited

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Audit data

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Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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