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Unique ID: PUBLIC-971AA4

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper alloy nummus of Constantine I, dating to AD 314-315 (Reece Period 15). SOLI INVICTO COMITI reverse, mint of Lyon. RIC VII, p. 124, nos. 18-20.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 314
Date to: Circa AD 315

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.2 g
Diameter: 20 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 22nd March 2015

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Gregory Edmund
Identified by: Mr Gregory Edmund
Secondary identifier: Dr Vincent Drost

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Constantine I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: (IMP CONSTANTINVS P F AVG)
Obverse inscription: Laureate bust right

Reverse description: Sol standing left, raising right hand and holding globe in left
Reverse inscription: SOLI INVIC-TO COMITI

Fourth Century reverse type: SOLI INVICTO COMITI
Reverse mint mark: T F//PLG
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: North Dorset (District)
To be known as: North Dorset District

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Whilst metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Minimal cultivation

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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