LVPL-2D6423: Copper alloy numus of Constantine I, (307-337).

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-2D6423

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Copper alloy numus of Constantine I, (307-337). Obv: IMP CONSTANTINUS P F AUG Diadem bust facing right. Rev: SOLI INVICTO COMITI. Sol standing with globe. CS//.T

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 310
Date to: AD 319

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.61 mm
Weight: 3.4 g
Diameter: 19.26 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st December 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: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Constantine I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Obverse description: Diad. bust facing right.
Obverse inscription: IMP CONSTANTINUS P F AUG

Reverse description: Sol standing with globe.
Reverse inscription: SOLI INVICTO COMITI

Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
Reverse mint mark: CS//.T
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: Grassland, Heathland
Specific landuse: Heathland

References cited

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