BH-DEB0FC: Roman nummus of the House of Constantine

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COIN

Unique ID: BH-DEB0FC

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper-alloy nummus of the House of Constantine dating to the period AD 321 to 324 (Reece period 16). BEATA TRANQVILLITAS or TRANQLITAS reverse type depicting altar surmounted by globe. Mint of London.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 321
Date to: Circa AD 324

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.24 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 23rd March 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Philippa Walton
Identified by: Dr Philippa Walton

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 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Draped and cuirassed bust left
Obverse inscription: [...]

Reverse description: Altar surmounted by globe
Reverse inscription: BEATA [...]TAS

Fourth Century reverse type: BEATA TRANQVILLITAS
Reverse mint mark: -//PLON
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)
District: North Hertfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Lilley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL1027
Four figure Latitude: 51.93065334
Four figure longitude: -0.40155844
1:25K map: TL1027
1:10K map: TL12NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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