YORYM-0D6782: Nummus : House of Constantine

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-0D6782

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete copper alloy nummus of the House of Constantine. (Reece period 17). GLORIA EXERCITVS reverse depicting two soldiers holding two standards. Uncertain mint. AD 330-335.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 330
Date to: Circa AD 335

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.88 mm
Weight: 1.73 g
Diameter: 15.94 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Ellie Cox
Identified by: Miss Ellie Cox

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: House of Constantine
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Obverse description: Diademed and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINVSNOB[C]

Reverse description: two soldiers holding two standards
Reverse inscription: [GLOR/IAEXERC/[ITVS]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA EXERCITVS
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: Rowley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE9633
Four figure Latitude: 53.78448084
Four figure longitude: -0.54445112
1:25K map: SE9633
1:10K map: SE93SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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