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COIN

Unique ID: SOM-094715

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman copper alloy nummus of Constantine II, dating to AD 330-335 (Reece period 17). GLOR IAEXERC ITVS reverse type, depicting two soldiers holding two standards. Lugdunum mint. LRBC p. 7, no. 181.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.54 g
Diameter: 16.5 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Leah Moradi
Identified by: Miss Leah Moradi

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 II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Diadem bust facing right, cuirassed
Obverse inscription: [CONST]ANTINVS IVN N[OB C]

Reverse description: Two soldiers holding two standards
Reverse inscription: [GLOR IAEXERC ITVS]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA EXERCITVS
Reverse mint mark: SLG
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Somerset (County)
District: South Somerset (District)
Parish or ward: Misterton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST4408
Four figure Latitude: 50.86877657
Four figure longitude: -2.79717523
1:25K map: ST4408
1:10K map: ST40NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SOM
Created: About one year ago
Updated: 9 months ago

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