PUBLIC-57D8A4: Roman Coin : Nummus of Constantine I (obverse)

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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-57D8A4

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper alloy nummus of Constantine I (AD 306-37), dating to AD 321 (Reece Period 16), BEATA TRANQVILLITAS, globe on altar. Mint of London. RIC VII, . 110, no. 203.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: With finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 321

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.3 g
Diameter: 20.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 15th March 2014

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Graham Bould
Identified by: Mr Graham Bould
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
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Obverse description: Helmeted and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: CONSTAN [TINVS AVG]

Reverse description: Globe on altar, inscribed VO/TIS/XX, three stars above
Reverse inscription: BEATA [TRANQVILLITAS]

Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Reverse mint mark: P A//PLON
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: West Hill

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Metal detecting
Current location: With finder
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland
Specific landuse: Regularly improved

References cited

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

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