LEIC-2A74D1: Roman copper alloy nummus of Constantine I

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-2A74D1

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper alloy nummus of Constantine I, Victoria laeta reverse, Trier, 318-24.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 318
Date to: Circa AD 324

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 1.53 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 12th April 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Wendy Scott
Identified by: Ms Wendy Scott

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
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Right facing helmeted bust
Obverse inscription: [CO]NSTANTINVS[..]G

Reverse description: two victories holding up wreath on column
Reverse inscription: [VICTORIAELAETAPRINCPERP]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: VICTORIAE LAETAE PRINC PERP (or variant)
Reverse mint mark: PTR
Status: Regular

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Grimston (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK6821
Four figure Latitude: 52.782306
Four figure longitude: -0.993264
1:25K map: SK6821
1:10K map: SK62SE
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 9 years ago

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