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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-2E2C74

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A copper alloy possible contemporary copy of a Roman nummus of Constantine I dating to AD 321-323 (Reece Period 16). BEATA TRANQVILLITAS reverse type depicting a globe on an altar inscribed VOTIS XX. Mint of Trier.

cf RIC 389 and pp.200-201

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 321
Date to: Exactly AD 323

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Alastair Willis
Identified by: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: TSN Moorhead catalogue number 105

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: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Helmeted and cuirassed bust right.
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINVS AVG

Reverse description: Globe on altar inscribed VOTIS XX.
Reverse inscription: [BEATA TRANQVILLITAS]

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: BEATA TRANQVILLITAS
Reverse mint mark: - - // (?)TR crescent.
Status: Contemporary copy
Status qualifier: Possibly

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: Urchfont

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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