SUSS-6AECB8: Roman Nummus of Constantine

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Unique ID: SUSS-6AECB8

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A nummus of Constantine I dating to AD 310. Mint: London; Mintmark: T/F//PLN. SOLI INVICTO COMITI reverse type. Cf. RIC VI, p. 133, no. 120 passim.

Obv: [...]CONSTANTINVS[...]; Laureate draped and cuirassed bust right


Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.26 mm
Weight: 1.92 g
Diameter: 20.52 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 2nd November 2011

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Toby Bowman
Identified by: Miss Stephanie Smith
Secondary identifier: 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 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate draped and cuirassed bust right.
Obverse inscription: [...]CONSTANTINVS[...];

Reverse description: Sol left.
Reverse inscription: SOLI INVICTO COMITI

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
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: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)
District: East Hertfordshire (District)
To be known as: Watton at Stone

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Date listed is date submitted for recording.

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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