PUBLIC-285A75: PUBLIC-285A75: Roman nummus Constantine II  BEATA TRANQVILLITAS

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Unique ID: PUBLIC-285A75

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A copper-alloy Roman nummus of Constantine I 9AD 306-37), dating to AD 321-4 (Reece Period 16). BEATA TRANQVILLITAS reverse type depicting an altar inscribed VOTIS XX with a globe on top. Mint of Trier. RIC VII, cf. pp. 190-201.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 321
Date to: Circa AD 324

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.11 g
Diameter: 17.83 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 2nd February 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David Roberts
Identified by: Mr David Roberts
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
Mint or issue place: Trier
Obverse description: Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: CONSTAN - TINVS (AVG)

Reverse description: Globe on altar, inscribed VOTIS XX
Reverse inscription: BEATA TRANQVILLITAS

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: BEATA TRANQVILLITAS
Reverse mint mark: -//[ ]TR[ ]
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)
To be known as: Nr Codicote

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

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Updated: 4 years ago

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