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COIN

Unique ID: CAM-F2A464

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy Roman Nummus of Constantius II Caesar, c. AD 330 - 335.

The obverse shows a laureated, draped and cuirassed bust to the right with the inscription FL IVL CONSTANTIUS NOB C. The reverse shows two soldiers either side of two standards with the inscription GLORIA EXERCITVS.

Class: Nummus

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.83 g
Diameter: 15.16 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 24th September 2004

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Chris Montague
Identified by: Mr Chris Montague

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Saffon Walden & District Metal Detecting Club
Museum accession number: None

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Ruler/issuer: Constantius II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: A laureate, draped and cuirassed, bust to right.
Obverse inscription: FL IVL CONSTANTIUS NOB C

Reverse description: Two soldiers standing either side of two standards.
Reverse inscription: GLORIA EXERCITVS

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: -- || [ --- ]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Uttlesford (District)
Parish or ward: Stebbing (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL6525
Four figure Latitude: 51.899117
Four figure longitude: 0.396779
1:25K map: TL6525
1:10K map: TL62NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Metal Detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: CAM
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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