WILT-291066: clipped siliqua of Constantius II

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-291066

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Heavily clipped siliqua of Constantius II (337-61), VOTIS XXX MVLTIS XXXX, mint illegible, 355-361. Most likely to be Lyons or Arles.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 355
Date to: AD 361

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.23 g
Diameter: 11.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st September 2003

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Dr Adrian Marsden
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Siliqua (reduced weight)
Ruler/issuer: Constantius II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Obverse description: Pearl-diad, dr & cuir r
Obverse inscription: [ ]

Reverse description: VOTIS//XXX//MVLTIS//XXXX in wreath

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Reverse mint mark: -//[ ]
Status: Clipped
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: West Lavington

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: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 15 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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