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Unique ID: DUR-AE8D70

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Silver siliqua of Constantius II (323- 61) minted in Arles 353-60.

Obv; Diadem, draped bust right; D N CONSTANTIVS P F AVG

Rev; Inscribed wreath; VOTIS/ XXX/ MVLTIS/ XXXX

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 353
Date to: Circa AD 360

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.27 mm
Weight: 1.7 g
Diameter: 17.34 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st November 2010

Personal details

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

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Siliqua
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Constantius II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Mint or issue place: Arelatum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Diadem, draped bust right
Obverse inscription: D N CONSTANTIVS P F AVG

Reverse description: Inscribed wreath
Reverse inscription: VOTIS/ XXX / MVLTIS / XXXX

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Reverse mint mark: P CON
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Ryedale (District)
Parish or ward: Buttercrambe with Bossall (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE7358
Four figure Latitude: 54.012862
Four figure longitude: -0.887497
1:25K map: SE7358
1:10K map: SE75NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
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

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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