NLM-366E81: Nummus of House of Constantine from Stokeham

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-366E81

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Copper alloy

Coin. Nummus of House of Constantine (306-361), issue of 325-329, Reece period 16.

Obverse description: Bust laureate cuirassed right.

Reverse description: Camp gate with open doors and four turrets, star above.

Cliff Reeves kindly identified this abraded coin.

Reverse inscription: possibly [VIRTVS AVGG], if so, Arles mint.

Diameter: 16.9mm, Weight: 1.37gms, die axis: 6.

Class: Nummus of House of Constantine (306-361)

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 325
Date to: Circa AD 329

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.37 g
Diameter: 16.9 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 8th December 2011

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM19580

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: House of Constantine
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Arelatum
Mint qualifier: Possibly
Obverse description: Bust laureate cuirassed right

Reverse description: Camp gate with open doors and four turrets, star above
Reverse inscription: possibly [VIRTVS AVGG]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: VIRTVS AVGG
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Probably

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Bassetlaw (District)
Parish or ward: Stokeham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7676
Four figure Latitude: 53.275546
Four figure longitude: -0.86174
1:25K map: SK7676
1:10K map: SK77NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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