FAPJW-35EE96: Roman coin: Nummus of the House of Constantine

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COIN

Unique ID: FAPJW-35EE96

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper-alloy commemorative nummus of the House of Constantine dating to the period AD 334 to 335 (Reece period 17). CONSTANTINOPOLIS type with reverse depicting Victory on prow. Mint of Siscia. RIC VII, p. 456, no. 241.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 334
Date to: Circa AD 335

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.06 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st November 2013

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Philippa Walton
Identified by: Dr Philippa Walton

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: House of Constantine
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Mint or issue place: Siscia
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Helmeted bust left
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINOPOLIS

Reverse description: Victory on prow

Fourth Century reverse type: Victory left on prow [CONSTANTINOPOLIS]
Reverse mint mark: -//.BSIS.
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: Preston (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TA1931
Four figure Latitude: 53.76177047
Four figure longitude: -0.19631373
1:25K map: TA1931
1:10K map: TA13SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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