SF-254B20: Coin

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Unique ID: SF-254B20

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper-alloy Roman post-reform radiate of Constantius I, c. AD 303 (Reece period 15). A wreath enclosing VOT/X/FK. Mint: Carthage. RIC VI, p. 427, no. 35a.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 303
Date to: Circa AD 303

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.97 g
Diameter: 20.37 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st January 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Gemma Stewart
Identified by: Miss Gemma Stewart
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

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: Constantius I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Carthage
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: FL [VAL COSTA]NTIVS NOB C

Reverse description: A wreath enclosing VOT/X/FK

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: VOT/X/FK in wreath
Reverse mint mark: //FK
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
To be known as: Ousden

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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