LIN-1E2DB3: LIN944

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COIN

Unique ID: LIN-1E2DB3

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A late Roman copper alloy nummus of Constantine I, mint of London. The reverse depicts Victory advancing right, SARMATIA DEVICTA.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Post AD 323
Date to: Ante AD 324

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st November 2003

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

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: Laureate and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: CONSTAN-TINVS AVG

Reverse description: Victory advancing right trampling captive
Reverse inscription: SARMATICA DEVICTA

Reverse mint mark: PLON)
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)
Parish or ward: Kirkby La Thorpe (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF0845
Four figure Latitude: 52.991455
Four figure longitude: -0.392467
1:25K map: TF0845
1:10K map: TF04NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
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: LIN
Created: 15 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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