HAMP-4CB915: Roman coin : nummus of Constantine I

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-4CB915

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman nummus of Constantine I (AD 306-37), SOLI INVICTO COMITI reverse type depicting Sol radiate standing left, raising right hand, chlamys across left shoulder, holding globe. Mint of London, AD 313-4 (Reece period 15).
Reference: RIC VII, p.98, no.8

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 313
Date to: Circa AD 314

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.43 g
Diameter: 20 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Mr David Algar

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Hampshire Cultural Trust Object Entry Form WINCM 343

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Constantine I
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Obverse description: Laureate cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP CONSTANTINVS P AVG

Reverse description: Sol radiate standing left, raising right hand, chlamys across left shoulder, holding globe
Reverse inscription: SOLI INVICTO COMITI

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
RIC Identifier: RIC VII Londinium 8
Fourth Century reverse type: SOLI INVICTO COMITI
Reverse mint mark: S/F//PLN (probably)
Status: Regular

Coin references

  • RIC : 7 8

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Hart (District)
To be known as: Crondall

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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

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