IOW-0EE010: Nummus of Constantine II as Caeser (AD 330-334).

Rights Holder: Frank Basford
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Unique ID: IOW-0EE010

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Nummus of Constantine II as Caesar. Diameter 17mm. Weight 1.85g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 330
Date to: AD 334

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.85 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 6th October 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Frank Basford
Identified by: Dr Malcolm Lyne
Secondary identifier: Mr Frank Basford

Other reference numbers

Other reference: IOW2004-169-1

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Constantine II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Mint or issue place: Cyzicus
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bust laureate and cuirassed right.
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINVSIVNNOBC

Reverse description: Two soldiers helmeted, standing facing one another, spear in outer hand, inner hand on shield set on ground, between them two standards.
Reverse inscription: GLORIAEXERCITVS

Reverse mint mark: -/-//SMKgamma

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Shorwell Parish

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Metal detecting rally
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

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Audit data

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Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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