NLM-6A6FF2: Roman Coin: Nummus of House of Constantine

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-6A6FF2

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy

Coin. Nummus of House of Constantine (306-361), issue of 347-348, Reece period 17.

Obverse description: Bust diademed right.

Obverse inscription: [--]CONSTANT[--]

Reverse description: Two Victories facing each other holding wreaths.

Reverse inscription: [VICTOR]IAE DD [AVGG QNN]

Cliff Reeves kindly identified this worn coin.

Diameter: 14.5mm, Weight: 0.89gms, die axis: probably 3.

Class: Nummus of House of Constantine (306-361)
Inscription: obv:[--]CONSTANT[--] rev: [VICTOR]IAE DD [AVGG QNN]

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 347
Date to: Circa AD 348

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.89 g
Diameter: 14.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 21st June 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM19830

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper
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
Obverse description: Bust diademed right
Obverse inscription: [--]CONSTANT[--]

Reverse description: Two Victories facing each other holding wreaths
Reverse inscription: [VICTOR]IAE DD [AVGG QNN]

Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: VICTORIAE DD AVGGQ NN
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Probably

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
To be known as: Northern Lincolnshire

References cited

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Audit data

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

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