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COIN

Unique ID: SF-E0F4B2

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

A contemporary copy of copper-alloy Roman nummus. An imitation of a Gloria Exercitus type, struck for the house of Constantine in the period AD 330-5. Obverse is Laureate bust left. Reverse is Two soldiers standing holding sheild and spear, between them two standards. Diameter 13.94mm, 1.11g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 330
Date to: Circa AD 335

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.11 g
Diameter: 13.94 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 12th December 2011

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Andy Woods
Identified by: Mr Andy Woods

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: WSW 026

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
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 17 [330-348]
Obverse description: Laureate bust left
Obverse inscription: I CONSTAN [ ]

Reverse description: Two soldiers standing, holding spear and shield, with two standards between.
Reverse inscription: GLOR CXC RSI

Die axis measurement: 8 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA EXERCITVS
Reverse mint mark: -//[ ]
Status: Contemporary copy
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
To be known as: Near Bury St Edmunds

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land

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Recording Institution: SF
Created: Wednesday 29th February 2012
Updated: Wednesday 29th February 2012

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