KENT-FE8A82: Gloria Exercitvs nummus

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Unique ID: KENT-FE8A82

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A worn Roman copper-alloy Nummus likely a contemporary copy of a coin of the House of Constantine in the name of Constantine II (317-340), Constans ( AD337-350) or Constantius II (AD 324-361), all as Caeser. 'GLORIA EXERCITVS' reverse type depicting Two soldiers standing either side of a standard. Minted AD 335-341. Mintmark illegible. Reece period 17.

Measurements: 12.68mm in diameter, 1.31mm thick and 0.62g in weight.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 335
Date to: Circa AD 341

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.31 mm
Weight: 0.62 g
Diameter: 12.68 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Jo Ahmet
Identified by: Mr Jo Ahmet

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: House of Constantine
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Obverse description: Laureate and draped bust right
Obverse inscription: CL CONS[___]

Reverse description: Two soldiers standing either side of one standards
Reverse inscription: [GLOR-IA EXERC-ITVS]

Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA EXERCITVS
Reverse mint mark: Illegible
Status: Contemporary copy

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Medway (Unitary Authority)
District: Medway (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Cliffe and Cliffe Woods (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ7277
Four figure Latitude: 51.46583209
Four figure longitude: 0.47478827
1:25K map: TQ7277
1:10K map: TQ77NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 4 months ago
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