BERK-2FEECE: Roman coin: Nummus of Constantine II

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COIN

Unique ID: BERK-2FEECE

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy Roman nummus (AE3) of Constantine II as Caesar ,dating to the period AD 318-324. Reece period 16. BEATA TRANQVILLIATS reverse type, mint of Lyon.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 318
Date to: Circa AD 324

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.87 mm
Weight: 3 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Anni Byard
Identified by: Miss Anni Byard

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 2014.586

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 II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate and draped bust right
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINVS IVN N C

Reverse description: Altar inscribed VOTIS XX with globe on top
Reverse inscription: BEATA TRANQLITAS

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Fourth Century reverse type: BEATA TRANQVILLITAS
Reverse mint mark: //PLG
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: West Oxfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Finstock (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP3615
Four figure Latitude: 51.83245882
Four figure longitude: -1.47897108
1:25K map: SP3615
1:10K map: SP31NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
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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