WILT-5B8CA6: Roman coin: Nummus of the House of Constantine

Rights Holder: Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum
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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-5B8CA6

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper-alloy nummus of the House of Constantine, dating to the period AD 335 - 341 (Reece Period 17), 'GLORIA EXERCITVS' Two soldiers holding one standard reverse, uncertain mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 335
Date to: Circa AD 341

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.81 g
Diameter: 15.25 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 8th April 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Richard Henry
Identified by: Mr Richard Henry
Secondary identifier: Mr Richard Henry

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 3939

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

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: Bust facing right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Two soldiers holding one standard
Reverse inscription: Illegible [GLORIA EXERCITVS]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA EXERCITVS
Reverse mint mark: Illegible
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: Salisbury

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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