BERK-84E552:

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COIN

Unique ID: BERK-84E552

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy Roman nummus of Constantine I, Dating to AD 318 - 24

Notes:

Rally Record White 53

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 318
Date to: Circa AD 324

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.44 g
Diameter: 17.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 18th September 2016

Rally details.

This object was found at XP Rally Milton-under-Wychwood 2016

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Michael Byard
Identified by: Ms Katie Hinds

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: Constantine I
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Obverse description: Laureat bust facing right
Obverse inscription: CONSTAN-TINVS AVG

Reverse description: Victory advancing right holding a wreath and palm with kneeling captive on bottom right
Reverse inscription: [SAR]MATIA DEVICTA

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Fourth Century reverse type: SARMATIA DEVICTA
Reverse mint mark: STR
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: West Oxfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Milton-under-Wychwood (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP2617
Four figure Latitude: 51.85099327
Four figure longitude: -1.6239377
1:25K map: SP2617
1:10K map: SP21NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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

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