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COIN

Unique ID: LIN-F7E921

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

A nummus of ConstantineI dating from AD 320 to AD 321. VIRTVS EXERCIT revere depicts trophy with a captive seated on ground on either side. Mint of London. RIC VII, page 109, number 191.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 330
Date to: Exactly AD 331

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.62 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Alice Booth
Identified by: Miss Alice Booth

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 5072

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 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Helmeted and cuirassed bust facing right.
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINVS AVG

Reverse description: Trophy with captives seated on ground on either side.
Reverse inscription: VIRTVS EXERCIT

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Fourth Century reverse type: VIRTVS EXERCIT
Reverse mint mark: --//PLN
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: Sleaford area.

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LIN
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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