HESH-CF73EE: Roman: Coin

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COIN

Unique ID: HESH-CF73EE

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy nummus of Constantine struck at the mint of Lugdunum during Reece Period: 15

Reverse type - SOLI INVICTO COMITI

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 296
Date to: Circa AD 315

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.1 mm
Weight: 3.74 g
Diameter: 21.7 mm

Personal details

Recorded by: Mr Peter Reavill
Identified by: Mr Peter Reavill

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Shropshire Museum Service; Object Entry Form: E. 01556

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Constantine I
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Diadem crowned cuirassed bust facing right
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINVS PF AVG

Reverse description: Sols standing with arm outstretched holding glob in other
Reverse inscription: SOLI INVICTO COMITI

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Fourth Century reverse type: SOLI INVICTO
Reverse mint mark: S / F //PLG
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Oxford (District)

References cited

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Recording Institution: HESH
Created: 8 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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