WILT-C296C7: Roman coin : Nummus of Constantine I

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-C296C7

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman apparently irregular (but good portrait) nummus of Constantine I, 17-19mm in diameter with slight wear. Reverse: BEATA TRAN QVILLTA Mint: uncertain Date: c.321

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 321
Date to: AD 321

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st November 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, draped, cuirassed bust right with forward pointing sceptre
Obverse inscription: CONSTAN TINVS AV

Reverse description: Globe on altar inscribed VO / TIS / XX
Reverse inscription: BEATA TRAN QVILLTA

Reverse mint mark: A/T//[ ]
Status: Contemporary copy
Status qualifier: Probably

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Lacock (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST9168
Four figure Latitude: 51.410948
Four figure longitude: -2.130792
1:25K map: ST9168
1:10K map: ST96NW
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: 3 years ago

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