HAMP-D1A383: Roman coin: Nummus of Constantine I

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-D1A383

Object type certainty: Certain
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A slightly worn 4th-century copper-alloy Roman nummus of Constantine I, 'SOLI INVICTO COMITI', London mint (c. 310 AD; Reece issue period 15; R.I.C. 121a). The flan has not been trimmed to the border.

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 26.1 mm
Width: 21.3 mm
Thickness: 1.6 mm
Weight: 2.73 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 19th March 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Robert Webley
Identified by: Mr Robert Webley
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 2009 FLO 045

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]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bust cuirassed facing right
Obverse inscription: IMP CONSTANTINVS P F AVG

Reverse description: Sol standing left, chlamys across left shoulder, raising right hand; globe in left
Reverse inscription: SOLI INVIC-TO COMITI

Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
Reverse mint mark: T F//PLN

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Winchester (District)
To be known as: Meon Valley

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
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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Updated: 8 years ago

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