LVPL-B898F1: Roman nummus of Constantine II

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-B898F1

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman nummus of Constantine II (337-340). Reverse: PR[OVIDENTIAE CA]ESS; Camp-gate with two turrets; star above. In exergue: (PL)ON. Reece period 16. AD324-330.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 324
Date to: Circa AD 330

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.1 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st August 2017 - Thursday 14th September 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

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: Constantine II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Diademed draped and cuirassed bust right.
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINVS [I]VN NOB [C]

Reverse description: Camp-gate with two turrets; star above.
Reverse inscription: PR[OVIDENTIAE CA]ESS

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: PROVIDENTIAE CAESS
Reverse mint mark: (PL)ON
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Legsby

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 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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Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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