SOMDOR-2A13E0: 2A13E0. Nummus of Constantine 1. Obverse.

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COIN

Unique ID: SOMDOR-2A13E0

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper-alloy nummus of Constantine I (AD 306-337) dating from the period AD 314-15 (Reece period 15). SOLI COMITI INVICTO reverse type depicting Sol standing left with globe. Mint of Lyons.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 314
Date to: Exactly AD 315

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.67 g
Diameter: 19.17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st January 2003

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

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: Constantine I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP CONSTANTNVS PF AVG

Reverse description: Sol with globe in left hand
Reverse inscription: SOLI INVICTO COMITI

Fourth Century reverse type: SOLI INVICTO COMITI
Reverse mint mark: T/F//PLG

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Somerset (County)
District: Taunton Deane (District)

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SOMDOR
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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