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COIN

Unique ID: SF-203402

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete copper alloy Roman nummus of Constans, dating to the period AD 341-6 (Reece period 17). VICTORIAE DD AVGG Q NN reverse type, depicting two Victories, holding wreaths, standing facing each other. Minted in Trier.

LRBC, 6, no.140

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 341
Date to: Exactly AD 346

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.33 mm
Weight: 1.47 g
Diameter: 16.13 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st September 2015

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Anna Booth
Identified by: Ms Anna Booth

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Constans
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Pearl and rosette diademed bust right, cuirassed in paludamentum
Obverse inscription: CONSTAN-S PF AVG

Reverse description: Two Victories, holding wreaths, standing facing each other
Reverse inscription: VICTORIAE DD AVGG Q NN

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: VICTORIAE DD AVGGQ NN
Reverse mint mark: leaf//TRP
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Forest Heath (District)
To be known as: Icklingham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
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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