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COIN

Unique ID: BERK-8C3405

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman copper alloy nummus of Constans (AD 330-350), dating to the period AD 330-348. VICTORIAE DD AVGG Q NN reverse type, mint of Siscia.

Notes:

PAS FormNo. 1975, No.17

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 330
Date to: Circa AD 348

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.1 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 10th August 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Michael Byard
Identified by: Mr Michael Byard
Secondary identifier: Miss Anni Byard

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: Constans
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Obverse description: Diademed and draped bust right
Obverse inscription: CONSTAN [...] PF AVG

Reverse description: Two Victories Holding wreaths and palm
Reverse inscription: VICTORIAE DD AVGG Q NN

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Reverse mint mark: //ASIS
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Vale of White Horse (District)
Parish or ward: Lyford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU3994
Four figure Latitude: 51.64345412
Four figure longitude: -1.43778401
1:25K map: SU3994
1:10K map: SU39SE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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