DUR-007BA8: Copper alloy nummus, probably of Constantine II minted in Trier, 321-324 AD

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COIN

Unique ID: DUR-007BA8

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy nummus, probably of Constantine II minted in Trier, 321-324 AD.

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 321
Date to: AD 324

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.5 g
Diameter: 18.89 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st September 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Identified by: Miss Frances McIntosh

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 II
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Diadem head right
Obverse inscription: CONSTAN...

Reverse description: Inscribed wreath VOT X
Reverse inscription: CAESARVM NOSTORVM

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
Reverse mint mark: TRPS?

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Hambleton (District)
Parish or ward: Well (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE2681
Four figure Latitude: 54.224065
Four figure longitude: -1.602719
1:25K map: SE2681
1:10K map: SE28SE
Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DUR
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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