BERK-CBBCB8: Steventon: Roman nummus of Constantius II

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A copper alloy nummus (AE3) of Constantius II as Caesar, minted in Sremska, Serbia between AD 324-337. RIC Vol VII No85.


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 324
Date to: AD 337

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.48 mm
Weight: 2.1 g
Diameter: 18.86 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 4th October 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Anni Byard
Identified by: Miss Anni Byard

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 2009 225

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: Constantius II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Sirmium (Sremska Mitrovica, Serbia)
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Cuirassed and laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: FLIVL CONSTANTIVS NOB C

Reverse description: Two soldiers holding two standards
Reverse inscription: GLORIA EXERCITVS

Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Reverse mint mark: -//[SMKA]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Vale of White Horse (District)
Parish or ward: Steventon (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU4691
Four figure Latitude: 51.615955
Four figure longitude: -1.337023
1:25K map: SU4691
1:10K map: SU49SE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Recording Institution: BERK
Created: Tuesday 12th January 2010
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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