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Unique ID: PUBLIC-0B2E7B

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper-alloy Roman nummus of the House of Constantine, dating to the period AD 347 - 348 (Reece Period 17). VICTORIAE DD AVGGQ NN reverse type depicting Two Victories standing facing each other holding wreaths and palms. Probably mint of Trier.

​Weight 0.73 Diameter 13.76mm Thickness 1.14mm

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 347
Date to: Circa AD 348

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.14 mm
Weight: 0.73 g
Diameter: 13.76 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 7th February 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Joe Rey
Identified by: Mr Joe Rey
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: House of Constantine
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Unclear bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Two Victories standing facing each other holding wreaths and palms
Reverse inscription: [VICTORI]AE DD AVGG[Q NN]

Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: VICTORIAE DD AVGGQ NN
Reverse mint mark: D//[...]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: Huntingdonshire (District)
To be known as: Bluntisham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Finder Peter Dight
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: 10 months ago
Updated: 9 months ago

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