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COIN

Unique ID: SF-C0FE54

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman copper alloy nummus of Constantine I. The reverse design and mintmark date the coin to AD 320. A coin with the mintmark TS(gamma)VI - Mint of Thessalonica - is a fairly unusual find for this country.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 320

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st March 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Faye Minter
Identified by: Miss Faye Minter

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finders reference: 37

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
Mint or issue place: Thessalonica
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINVS AVG

Reverse description: Wreath inscribed [VO]T / XX (in 2 lines)
Reverse inscription: D N CONSTANTINI MAX AVG

Reverse mint mark: //TS(gamma)VI

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Suffolk Coastal (District)
To be known as: Sutton

Spatial coordinates


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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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

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