LEIC-523CC4: Roman copper alloy nummus of Constans

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-523CC4

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper alloy nummus of Constans, Rome, 337-350AD (RIC no. 199).

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Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 337
Date to: Exactly AD 350

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.5 mm
Weight: 1.75 g
Diameter: 15 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: Constans
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Pearl diadem, dr and cuirassed right.
Obverse inscription: CONSTAN-S P F AVG

Reverse description: 2 Victories.
Reverse inscription: VICTORIAE DD AVGG Q NN

Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

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

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

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