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COIN

Unique ID: WMID2990

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A nummus of the House of Constantine.

Notes:

This record was created before the Portable Antiquities Scheme began using the Central Database. We are aware that this record may fall below our usual standards of recording, and we are working to rectify this.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 307
Date to: AD 361

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 21st February 2001

Personal details

Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Ruler/issuer: House of Constantine
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Obverse description: Bust right diadem, draped and cuirassed.
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTIN - VS[ ]

Reverse description: Two soldiers holding two standards.
Reverse inscription: [GLORIA EXERCITVS

Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA EXERCITVS
Reverse mint mark: Illegible

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Worcestershire (County)
District: Bromsgrove (District)
To be known as: HEREFORD AND WORCESTER BROMSGROVE

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Other chance find
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Other

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WMID
Created: 18 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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