BM-545D43: Roman coin : copy of a nummus of Constantine I, VICTORIAE LAETAE PRINC PERP (obverse)

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COIN

Unique ID: BM-545D43

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A worn and corroded contemporary copy of a copper alloy nummus of Constantine I (AD 306-37), dating to c. AD 319-20 (Reece Period 16), VICTORIAE LAETAE PRINC PERP type with two Victories. Prototype mint unclear.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 319
Date to: Circa AD 320

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.85 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Jason Lundock
Identified by: Mr Jason Lundock
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

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
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Obverse description: Helmeted bust right
Obverse inscription: (CONSTAN)...

Reverse description: Two Victories holding wreath (inscribed VOT PR?) over altar
Reverse inscription: Blundered letters

Die axis measurement: 9 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: VICTORIAE LAETAE PRINC PERP (or variant)
Reverse mint mark: -//...
Status: Contemporary copy

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Marston Maisey (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU1296
Four figure Latitude: 51.662655
Four figure longitude: -1.827906
1:25K map: SU1296
1:10K map: SU19NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Recording Institution: BM
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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