BUC-B55A40: Roman coin: nummus of Constantine I

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COIN

Unique ID: BUC-B55A40

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A copper-alloy nummus of Constantine I, dating to AD 310 (Reece period 15). SOLI INVICTO COMITI reverse depicting Sol standing left, chlamys across left shoulder, globe in left hand, right hand raised. Mint of London. RIC VI, no.126.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 310
Date to: Exactly AD 310

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.27 g
Diameter: 23.17 mm

Rally details.

This object was found at Weekend Wanderers - Stone (27/11/10)

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Ros Tyrrell
Identified by: Ms Ros Tyrrell
Secondary identifier: Mr Julian Watters

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 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate, cuirassed bust right.
Obverse inscription: IMP CONSTANTINVS P F AVG

Reverse description: Sol standing left, right hand raised, chlamys across left shoulder, globe in left hand.
Reverse inscription: SOLI INVIC-TO COMITI

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: SOLI INVICTO COMITI
Reverse mint mark: T/F//PLN
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
To be known as: Bishpstone with Hartwell

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Recorded at a rally
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BUC
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 7 months ago

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