NLM-BF06F2: Roman Coin: Nummus of Constantine I from Fridaythorpe

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-BF06F2

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

Copper alloy

Coin. Nummus of Constantine I (306-337), Gloria Exercitus issue of 330-335, Reece period 17, Arles mint.

Obverse description: Draped and diademed (CR suggests laureate) bust right.

Obverse inscription: [--]TINVS MAX AVG

Reverse description: Two soldiers with two standards between them, standards topped with pyramids, star above.

Reverse inscription: GLOR IAEXERCITVS

In exergue: PCON

Diameter: 16.0mm, Weight: 1.27gms, die axis: 6

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 330
Date to: Circa AD 335

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.27 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 7th October 2012

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM21771

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 17 [330-348]
Mint or issue place: Arelatum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Draped and diademed (CR suggests laureate) bust right
Obverse inscription: [--]TINVS MAX AVG

Reverse description: Two soldiers with two standards between them, standards topped with pyramids, star above.
Reverse inscription: GLOR IAEXERCITVS

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA EXERCITVS
Reverse mint mark: In exergue: PCON
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Fridaythorpe (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE8759
Four figure Latitude: 54.019681
Four figure longitude: -0.673627
1:25K map: SE8759
1:10K map: SE85NE
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 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: NLM
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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