LON-43E4E2: Roman coin: Nummus of Constantine I

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COIN

Unique ID: LON-43E4E2

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A Roman copper alloy nummus of the House of Constantine dating to c.310 to 312 AD. 'CONCORD MILIT' reverse, minted in London (Reece period 15). RIC VI, p. 136, no. 195. It measures 23.8mm diameter x 1.9mm thick and weighs 4.3 grams.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 310
Date to: Circa AD 312

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.9 mm
Weight: 4.3 g
Diameter: 23.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st June 2009 - Tuesday 30th June 2009

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Kath Creed
Identified by: Miss Jennifer Jackson
Secondary identifier: Dr Vincent Drost

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 I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate bust right, draped and cuirassed
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINVS P F AVG

Reverse description: Concordia standing slightly left, holding standard in each hand
Reverse inscription: CONCO-R-D MI[LI]T

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Fourth Century reverse type: CONCORD MILIT
Reverse mint mark: - [*]//PLN
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Dartford (District)
Parish or ward: Southfleet (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ6171
Four figure Latitude: 51.415161
Four figure longitude: 0.313845
1:25K map: TQ6171
1:10K map: TQ67SW
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: LON
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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