BH-F3AB14: Barbarous AE 3 or 4 of Constantine II as caesar

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COIN

Unique ID: BH-F3AB14

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A copper-alloy coin of Roman date. Barbarous AE 3 or 4 of Constantine II as caesar. The coin has reasonable surface detail but is slightly encrusted. It measures 14.6mm diameter by 1.3mm thick and weighs 1.75g.

Class: AE 3 or 4
Sub class: Barbarous

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Post AD 334
Date to: Ante AD 338

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.3 mm
Weight: 1.75 g
Diameter: 14.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 10th August 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Julian Watters
Identified by: Mr David Thorold

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Ver 04/188 - 10

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
Obverse description: Laureate head right.
Obverse inscription: ...CONSTANT-[I]NVS IV[N NOB C]

Reverse description: 2 soldiers and 1 standard.
Reverse inscription: No lettering visible [GLORIA EXERCITVS]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)
District: North Hertfordshire (District)
To be known as: Wallington

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Recording Institution: BH
Created: Saturday 20th November 2004
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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