ESS-846982: ESS-846982 Roman coin: nummus of Constaantine II

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Unique ID: ESS-846982

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Roman copper alloy coin: nummus of Constantine II. Reverse type BEATA TRANQVILLITAS, dating 321-2, Reece period 16. Die axis 6 o'clock. RIC VII p 112 no 236.

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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 321
Date to: AD 322

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.86 g
Diameter: 18.94 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 16th June 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Laura McLean
Identified by: Laura McLean

Other reference numbers

Other reference: OEF 5765 Object # 26

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Constantine II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate, draped and ciurassed bust, left
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINVS IVN N C

Reverse description: Inscribed altar
Reverse inscription: BEATA TRA N QV[ILITAS]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: PLON

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)
District: East Hertfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Stanstead Abbots (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL4011
Four figure Latitude: 51.780159
Four figure longitude: 0.028025
1:25K map: TL4011
1:10K map: TL41SW
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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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