FAKL-EE149E: Roman coin, nummus of the House of Constantine

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COIN

Unique ID: FAKL-EE149E

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman coin, nummus of the House of Constantine (AD310-319). Obverse: Pearl diademed bust right, inscription obscure. Reverse: Standing figure of Sol, draped, left, holding a globe, [sol invic] TO COMITI. Diameter 18.0mm, Mass 1.85g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 310
Date to: Exactly AD 319

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.85 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Personal details

Recorded by: Dr Kevin Leahy
Identified by: Dr Kevin Leahy

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 686

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper
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]
Obverse description: Pearl diademed bust right, . .
Obverse inscription: inscription obscure

Reverse description: Standing figure of Sol, draped, left, holding a globe,
Reverse inscription: [sol invic] TO COMITI

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Fourth Century reverse type: SOLI INVICTO COMITI
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Langtoft (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE9966
Four figure Latitude: 54.08041299
Four figure longitude: -0.48825758
1:25K map: SE9966
1:10K map: SE96NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: FAKL
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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