NARC-D628FB: NARC-D628FB : Nummus : House of Constantine

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COIN

Unique ID: NARC-D628FB

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete copper alloy Nummus of The House of Constantine dating to (AD 343-348). Reece Period 17. Reverse type VICTORIA AVG VSTORVM, depicting Victory walking left with wreath. Uncertain mint.


Diameter: 16.81mm, Thickness: 1.84mm, Weight: 2.0g.


The coin is missing a small portion of its outer flan

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 343
Date to: Circa AD 348

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.84 mm
Weight: 2 g
Diameter: 16.81 mm

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: House of Constantine
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Obverse description: Rosette diademed bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Victory walking left with wreath
Reverse inscription: [VICTORIA AVG VSTORVM]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: VICTORIA AVG
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: East Northamptonshire (District)
Parish or ward: Thrapston (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL0079
Four figure Latitude: 52.39988846
Four figure longitude: -0.53164287
1:25K map: TL0079
1:10K map: TL07NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NARC
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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