LEIC-517DC3: roman copper nummus of hse of constantine

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-517DC3

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper nummus possibly of House of Constantine, Rome, 355-361AD. Probably a contemporary copy.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 355
Date to: Exactly AD 361

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 0.56 g
Diameter: 8 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Emily Woolnough
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: House of Constantine
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Unclear.
Obverse inscription: [ ]

Reverse description: Possible a soldier advancing left, spearing fallen barbarian.
Reverse inscription: ? [FELTEMP REPARATIO]

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
To be known as: Melton

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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

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