SF-7F9423: Roman Nummus

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COIN

Unique ID: SF-7F9423

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A very encrusted Roman copper alloy nummus of Constantine I, c.320-325 AD. Reverse: D N CON[STANTINI MAX AVG], A wreath inscribed VOT/XX.

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 320
Date to: Circa AD 325

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.51 g
Diameter: 19.07 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st December 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Brown
Identified by: Dr Andrew Brown

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Constantine I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Thessalonica
Mint qualifier: Possibly
Obverse description: Laureate head right
Obverse inscription: CONSTAN-[TINVS AVG]

Reverse description: A wreath inscribed VOT/XX
Reverse inscription: D N CON[STANTINI MAX AVG]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: []//TS[]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Forest Heath (District)
To be known as: Icklingham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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