LEIC-C2B471: C2B471  coin of Constantine I

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Unique ID: LEIC-C2B471

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman copper alloy nummus of Constantine I.


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Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 324
Date to: AD 330

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 4 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 6th March 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Wendy Scott
Identified by: Ms Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Constantine I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Right facing diademed bust
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINVS AVG

Reverse description: Camp gate with two turrets
Reverse inscription: PROVIDENTIA AVGG

Reverse mint mark: //STR(dot above crescent)

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: North West Leicestershire (District)
Parish or ward: Stretton en le Field (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK2911
Four figure Latitude: 52.695909
Four figure longitude: -1.572333
1:25K map: SK2911
1:10K map: SK21SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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