BM-56D5F8: Roman coin : nummus of Constans, GLORIA EXERCITVS (obverse)

Rights Holder: Vincent Drost
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Rights Holder: Vincent Drost
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COIN

Unique ID: BM-56D5F8

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper alloy nummus of Constans (AD 333-50), dating to AD 340 (Reece Period 17), GLORIA EXERCITVS, 1 standard. Mint of Arles. RIC VIII, p. 206, no. 55.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 340

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.71 g
Diameter: 15 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st January 2014 - Friday 31st October 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Vincent Drost
Identified by: Mr Richard Ashford
Secondary identifier: Dr Vincent Drost

Other reference numbers

Other reference: RH 14/0963

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: Constans
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Mint or issue place: Arelatum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Diademed, draped and cuirassed right
Obverse inscription: CONSTANS-P F AVG

Reverse description: Two soldiers and one standard
Reverse inscription: [GLOR]I-A EX[ER]-CITVS

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: I//[...]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: Huntingdonshire (District)
To be known as: Godmanchester area

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Updated: 4 years ago

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