NARC-D857E4: NARC-D857E4 : Nummus : Constantine I

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COIN

Unique ID: NARC-D857E4

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete copper alloy Nummus of Constantine I dating to 323-324. Reece Period 16. Reverse type SERMATIA DEVICTA, depicting Victory going right treading on captive. Mint of Trier.


Diameter: 19.53mm, Thickness: 1.89mm, Weight: 3.4g.


RIC vol. VII p. 202 no. 435.

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: Circa AD 323
Date to: Circa AD 324

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.89 mm
Weight: 3.4 g
Diameter: 19.53 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 31st October 2015

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Ellie Cox
Identified by: Miss Ellie Cox

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 I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: CONSTAN/TINVSAVG

Reverse description: Victory going right treading on captive
Reverse inscription: SERMATIA DEVICTA

Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Fourth Century reverse type: SARMATIA DEVICTA
Reverse mint mark: STRĖ˜
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Bedford (Unitary Authority)
District: Bedford (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Odell (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP9458
Four figure Latitude: 52.2122104
Four figure longitude: -0.62565788
1:25K map: SP9458
1:10K map: SP95NW
What3Words: doubts.sizes.civic
Grid reference source: From finder
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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Recording Institution: NARC
Created: 1 week, 4 days ago
Updated: 1 week, 4 days ago

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