BERK-6D0A17: Roman coin: Nummus of Constantine I

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COIN

Unique ID: BERK-6D0A17

Object type certainty: Certain
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A worn copper alloy Roman nummus of Constantine I, dating to the period AD 330-335. Reece Period 17. GLORIA EXERCITVS reverse type. Unclear mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 330
Date to: Circa AD 335

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.9 mm
Weight: 2.3 g
Diameter: 18.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st September 2014 - Tuesday 11th November 2014

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Anni Byard
Identified by: Miss Anni Byard

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 2014.524

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 17 [330-348]
Obverse description: Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: CONSTANT[TINVS AVG]

Reverse description: Two soldiers standing with two standards
Reverse inscription: GLORIA EXERCITVS

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA EXERCITVS
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Vale of White Horse (District)
Parish or ward: Radley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP5100
Four figure Latitude: 51.69643906
Four figure longitude: -1.26350414
1:25K map: SP5100
1:10K map: SP50SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BERK
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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