ESS-A7F391: ESS-A7F391 Roman coin: nummus of Constantine

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COIN

Unique ID: ESS-A7F391

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman copper alloy coin: nummus of Constantine. Reverse type SOL INVICTO COMITI. Minted in London. RIC VII, pg. 102, no. 88

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 316
Date to: AD 317

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 5.03 g
Diameter: 23.55 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 21st October 2009

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Laura McLean
Identified by: Laura McLean

Other reference numbers

Other reference: OEF 5894

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 I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate bust, right
Obverse inscription: IMP CONSTANTINVS – AVG

Reverse description: Sol standing, chlamys across left shoulder, raising right hand, globe in left
Reverse inscription: SOLI INVIC-TO COMITI

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: T/F//PLN

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Forest Heath (District)
Parish or ward: Red Lodge (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL6976
Four figure Latitude: 52.356009
Four figure longitude: 0.480175
1:25K map: TL6976
1:10K map: TL67NE
Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

References cited

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Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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