HESH-69D343: Coin: Nummus, House of Constantine (307-361),

Rights Holder: Birmingham Museums Trust
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Unique ID: HESH-69D343

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 307
Date to: AD 361

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.14 g
Diameter: 16.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 3rd March 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Peter Reavill
Identified by: Mr Peter Reavill

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finders reference: 34

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: House of Constantine
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: bust left laureate, helmet wearing imperial cloak with reversed spear
Obverse inscription: [C]ON[STAN]_[T]INOPO[LIS]

Reverse description: Victory standing on a prow holding a shield and spear
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: PLG

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Sheinton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SJ6004
Four figure Latitude: 52.632269
Four figure longitude: -2.592444
1:25K map: SJ6004
1:10K map: SJ60SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HESH
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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