DOR-585578: Nummus of Constantine I

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COIN

Unique ID: DOR-585578

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Nummus of Constantine I (AD 306 - 337) dating to AD 307 - 318 (Reece period 15). GENIO POP ROM (Genius standing holding patera and cornucopiae) reverse.
Date: Roman
Diameter: 24.08 mm
Weight: 4.21 g
Die axis: 6

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 307
Date to: Circa AD 318

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 4.21 g
Diameter: 24.08 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCMS 019023

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
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Obverse description: Bust, right, laureate, cuirassed
Obverse inscription: [IMP] CONSTANTINVS[ --] AVG

Reverse description: Genius standing holding patera and cornucopiae
Reverse inscription: [GENIO] POP ROM

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: GENIO POP ROM
Status: Regular

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: North Dorset (District)
To be known as: Ashmore

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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