HAMP-8A6C98: Roman coin : nummus of Constantius I as Caesar

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-8A6C98

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A worn copper-alloy Roman nummus of Constantius I (AD 293-306) as Caesar (AD 293-305), dating to the period AD 294-305 (Reece period 15). Probably a GENIO POPVLI ROMANI reverse type depicting Genius standing left holding patera and cornucopia. Uncdertain mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 294
Date to: Circa AD 305

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.01 g
Diameter: 22.6 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Ms Katie Hinds
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Hampshire Cultural Trust Object Entry Form WINCM 452

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Constantius I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Obverse description: Laureate bust right.
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTIVS NOB C

Reverse description: Genius standing left holding patera and cornucopia
Reverse inscription: [GENIO POPVLI ROMANI]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: GENIO POPVLI ROMANI
Reverse mint mark: []//[]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Hart (District)
Parish or ward: Winchfield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7653
Four figure Latitude: 51.27109283
Four figure longitude: -0.91195063
1:25K map: SU7653
1:10K map: SU75SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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