BUC-AF1546: BUC-AF1546 COIN

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COIN

Unique ID: BUC-AF1546

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A nummus of Constantine I dating to the period AD 325 to 326. PROVIDENTIAE AVGG reverse. Mint of Arles. RIC VII, p. 265, no. 286.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 325
Date to: Circa AD 326

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.67 g
Diameter: 19.07 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st June 1996

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ros Tyrrell
Identified by: Dr Philippa Walton

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
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Arelatum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate and draped bust right
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINVS AVG

Reverse description: Gateway with two turrets, star above.
Reverse inscription: PROVIDENTIAE AVGG

Fourth Century reverse type: PROVIDENTIAE AVGG
Reverse mint mark: -/-//PA crescent RL
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : VII p. 265, no. 286

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
To be known as: Putlowes A

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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

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