SOM-E12BF6: Roman coin: nummus of the House of Constantine

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COIN

Unique ID: SOM-E12BF6

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

Roman copper alloy nummus of the House of Constantine, GLORIA EXERCITVS reverse type (two soldiers standing flanking two standards), minted at Trier, AD 330-335, LRBC pt 1 no.53-57.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.4 mm
Weight: 0.88 g
Diameter: 14.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 2nd January 2012

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Laura Burnett
Identified by: Ms Laura Burnett

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCC receipt 22019

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 17 [330-348]
Mint or issue place: Treveri (Trier, Germany)
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bust facing right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: two soldiers standing flanking two stanmdards. Each holds a spear in their outer hand and rests inner hand on shield.
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA EXERCITVS
Reverse mint mark: (TRP.)
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Alvediston

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Recording Institution: SOM
Created: Wednesday 29th February 2012
Updated: Thursday 1st March 2012

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