WMID-4C5846: Roman coin: Nummus of the House of Constantine

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Unique ID: WMID-4C5846

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper alloy Roman nummus of Constantine II, dating to the period AD 337-340 (Reece Period 17), 'GLORIA EXERCITVS' Two soldiers holding one standard reverse. Mint of Arles. RIC VIII, p. 205, no. 1.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 337
Date to: Exactly AD 340

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.25 g
Diameter: 1.8 mm

Personal details

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

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 17 [330-348]
Mint or issue place: Arelatum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Diademed, draped and cuirassed right
Obverse inscription: IMP CONSTA-N[TINVS A]VG

Reverse description: Two soldiers holding one standard
Reverse inscription: GL[OR]-IA EXERC-[ITVS]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA EXERCITVS
Reverse mint mark: o//[ ]CO[NST]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: North Kesteven (District)
To be known as: North Rauceby

Spatial coordinates


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

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Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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