HESH-2CE531: Roman coin: Nummus of House of Constantine, probably Constantinius II

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COIN

Unique ID: HESH-2CE531

Object type certainty: Certain
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Nummus of House of Constantine, probably Constantinius II. Reverse type: FEL TEMP REPARATIO; Soldier spearing horseman. 348-353 AD. Reece Period 18.

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 348
Date to: AD 353

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.57 g
Diameter: 23.8 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Peter Reavill
Identified by: Mr Peter Reavill

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: Constantius II
Primary ruler qualifier: Possibly
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Mint or issue place: Ambianum
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Draped bust right
Obverse inscription: DN CONSTA_NT[IVS NOB] C

Reverse description: Soldier spearing horseman
Reverse inscription: FEL TEMP RE[PARATIO]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Reverse mint mark: AMB
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: North Kesteven (District)
To be known as: Ancaster

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HESH
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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