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COIN

Unique ID: SF-C69803

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

A very worn copper-alloy Roman nummus of Constantine II, c.321-323 AD. Reverse: Illegible legend, Globe on an altar inscribed VO/TIS/XX, three stars above?

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 321
Date from certainty: Certain
Date to: Circa AD 323
Date to certainty: Certain

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.04 g
Diameter: 16.89 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st February 2012

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Andrew Brown
Identified by: Dr Andrew Brown

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 II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Obverse description: Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust left, victory on globe in right hand, uncertain object in left
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C

Reverse description: Globe on an altar inscribed VO/TIS/XX, three stars above?
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: BEATA TRANQVILLITAS
Reverse mint mark: []//[]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Suffolk Coastal (District)
To be known as: Hemley

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

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Recording Institution: SF
Created: Friday 23rd March 2012
Updated: Friday 23rd March 2012

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