DEV-D2F294: DEV-D2F924 Roman Coin Constantine Nummus

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Unique ID: DEV-D2F294

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Roman copper alloy coin. The coin is a nummus of the emperor Constantine I (306 - 337 AD). SOLI INVICTO COMITI reverse type. London mint, 316 AD.

Notes:

Finder's ref R103

Found 3rd September 1995.

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 316
Date to: AD 316

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.44 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Danielle Wootton
Identified by: Dr Sam Moorhead

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 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate and cuirassed, right
Obverse inscription: IMP CONSTANTINVS AVG

Reverse description: Sol standing left, holding globe
Reverse inscription: SOLI INVICTO COMITI

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Reverse mint mark: S P //MSL

Coin references

  • RIC : VII p. 101, no. 68

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Devon (County)
District: South Hams (District)
Parish or ward: Kingswear (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SX8951
Four figure Latitude: 50.348422
Four figure longitude: -3.561474
1:25K map: SX8951
1:10K map: SX81NE
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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Recording Institution: DEV
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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