LVPL-478436: Copper alloy numus of Constantine, (307-337).

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-478436

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy numus of Constantine, (307-337).

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 324
Date to: AD 330

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.55 mm
Weight: 1.4 g
Diameter: 2.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st October 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

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: House of Constantine
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Obverse description: Bust facing left.

Reverse description: Camp gates with two towers
Reverse inscription: [PROVIDENTIAE CAES]

Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Whitchurch

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

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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