NMS-542F67: Roman nummus probably of Constans

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COIN

Unique ID: NMS-542F67

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

Copper alloy nummus probably of the emperor Constans. Reverse; phoenix on globe, FEL TEMP REPARATIO. Mint unknown. Circa 348-350 AD. Reece period 18.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 348
Date to: Circa AD 350

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.4 g
Diameter: 15.99 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 18th September 2011

Rally details.

This object was found at Urchfont 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr G Crace
Identified by: Ms Katie Hinds

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: Constans
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Obverse description: Diademed bust facing right
Obverse inscription: DNC [...]A[...]

Reverse description: Phoenix on globe
Reverse inscription: [...]REP[...]

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Fourth Century reverse type: FEL TEMP REPARATIO
Reverse mint mark: illegible
Status: Regular
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)
Parish or ward: Urchfont (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU0456
Four figure Latitude: 51.3031082
Four figure longitude: -1.94400723
1:25K map: SU0456
1:10K map: SU05NW
Grid reference source: Recorded at a rally
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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