LEIC-AC051A: Roman Coin: Nummus of Constantius II

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-AC051A

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper-alloy nummus of Constantius II AD354-61, (Reece Period 18), Reverse type SPESREI PVBLICE. (RICVIII).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 354
Date to: Circa AD 361

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 1.66 g
Diameter: 12 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Theresa Oswin
Identified by: Mrs Theresa Oswin

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: Constantius II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Obverse description: Pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: [DN CO]NSTAN-TIV[S PF AVG]

Reverse description: Emperor standing left holding globe and spear.
Reverse inscription: [SPES REI-P]VBLICE

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: SPES REI PVBLICE
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Charnwood (District)
Parish or ward: Burton on the Wolds (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK6421
Four figure Latitude: 52.78279442
Four figure longitude: -1.0525591
1:25K map: SK6421
1:10K map: SK62SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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