WILT-B2D13A: Roman coin: Constantine I nummus

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-B2D13A

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy roman nummus of Constantine I dating to AD 328 (Reece period 16). VIRTVS AVGG, reverse type depicting a gateaway with four towers and open door. Mint of Arles. RIC vol. VII, p. 269, no. 321.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 328
Date to: Exactly AD 328

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.28 g
Diameter: 19.53 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Cristina Sanna
Identified by: Miss Cristina Sanna

Other reference numbers

Other reference: WHM2015-64

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: Constantine I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Arelatum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Diademed head facing right
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINVS AVG

Reverse description: Camp gateway with four towers, open door and star above

Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: VIRTVS AVGG
Reverse mint mark: S/F//PCONST
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: Winterbourne Stoke (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU0843
Four figure Latitude: 51.18617291
Four figure longitude: -1.88691593
1:25K map: SU0843
1:10K map: SU04SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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

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