BUC-2AB2BF: Roman coin

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COIN

Unique ID: BUC-2AB2BF

Object type certainty: Certain
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A worn copper alloy nummus (AE 1 - AE 4) of the House of ConstantineReece period: 15 [296-317] Obverse description: Laureate bust right Obverse inscription: DN CONSTANTINVS PF AVG Reverse description: Emperor standing holding a globe and a spear
Reverse inscription: AETERNA PIETVS
Reverse mint mark: PLN,London

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 307
Date to: Circa AD 318

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.48 g
Diameter: 22.02 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 2nd October 2015

Rally details.

This object was found at Weekend Wanderers - Americans Winslow-Creslow 25.9.15-4.10.15

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Ros Tyrrell
Identified by: Ms Ros Tyrrell

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: House of Constantine
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: DN CONSTANTINVS PF AVG

Reverse description: Emperor standing holding a globe and a spear
Reverse inscription: AETERNA PIETVS

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Reverse mint mark: PLN,London
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
To be known as: Creslow

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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