BM-B438A9: Roman coin : nummus of Constantius II, GLORIA EXERCITVS (obverse)

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COIN

Unique ID: BM-B438A9

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy nummus of Constantius II (AD 323-61), dating to c. AD 333-4 (Reece Period 17). Reverse: GLORIA EXERCITVS, Two soldiers and two standards. Mint of Lyon. RIC VII, p. 139, no. 264.

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: 2.33 g
Diameter: 15 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Vincent Drost
Identified by: Dr Vincent Drost

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Constantius II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate and cuirassed right
Obverse inscription: FL IVL CONSTANTIVS NOB C

Reverse description: Two soldiers and two standards
Reverse inscription: GLORI-[A EXER-CITVS]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA EXERCITVS
Reverse mint mark: -//*SLG
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : VII p. 139, no. 264

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Updated: 4 years ago

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