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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-5B08D3

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

A copper alloy Roman nummus of the House of Constantine (AD 307-61), dating to AD 333-4 (Reece Period 17). CONSTANTINOPOLIS issue depicting to the reverse Victory on prow with shield and spear. Mint of Trier. RIC VII p.218, no.563.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 333
Date to: Circa AD 334

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.65 g
Diameter: 18.1 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 5th February 1994 - Saturday 5th February 1994

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: Winchester Collections AY 568
Museum accession number: WINCM: AY 568.647

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: House of Constantine
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Obverse description: Helmeted bust left
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINOPOLIS

Reverse description: Victory on prow with shield and spear

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: Victory left on prow [CONSTANTINOPOLIS]
Reverse mint mark: branch/-//TRS
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Winchester (District)
Parish or ward: Tichborne (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU5527
Four figure Latitude: 51.03973263
Four figure longitude: -1.21690804
1:25K map: SU5527
1:10K map: SU52NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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