WILT-74C665:

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-74C665

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper-alloy Roman nummus of the House of Constantine dating to the period AD 330-335 (Reece period 17), CONSTANTINOPOLIS reverse type depicting Victory advancing left on prow. Uncertain mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 330
Date to: Circa AD 335

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.44 g
Diameter: 15.55 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Richard Henry
Identified by: Mr Richard Henry

Other reference numbers

Other reference: WHM 2017-44

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 17 [330-348]
Obverse description: Helmeted bust facing left
Obverse inscription: CONSTAN[TINOPOLIS]

Reverse description: Victory on prow
Reverse inscription: None

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: Victory left on prow [CONSTANTINOPOLIS]
Reverse mint mark: Illegible
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: South Wraxall (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST8163
Four figure Latitude: 51.36574179
Four figure longitude: -2.27430325
1:25K map: ST8163
1:10K map: ST86SW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Recording Institution: WILT
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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