LEIC-EAD072: Roman copper alloy nummus of Constantinus II, 343-8 (Reece Period 17)

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-EAD072

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper alloy nummus of Constantius II, AD 343-8 (Reece Period 17). Mint of Lyon. Reverse: VICTORIAE D D AVGGQ N N: Two victories facing each other, each holding wreath and palm.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 343
Date to: Circa AD 348

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.36 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Elisabeth Janovsky
Identified by: Wendy Scott

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: Constantius II
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Obverse description: Right facing laureate, draped and cuirassed bust.
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTIVS[PFAVG]

Reverse description: Two Victories facing each other, holding wreath and palm.
Reverse inscription: [VICTORIAE D D AVGGQ N N]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: VICTORIAE DD AVGGQ NN
Reverse mint mark: PLG
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: West Oxfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Aston, Cote, Shifford and Chimney (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP3802
Four figure Latitude: 51.71544858
Four figure longitude: -1.45136681
1:25K map: SP3802
1:10K map: SP30SE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Created: 20 days ago
Updated: 11 days ago

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