SUR-47F1B8: Nummus

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Unique ID: SUR-47F1B8

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper alloy nummus, Constantius II 337-361 AD. Probably a pre-reform AE4 type.

Obverse diademed bust facing right, with barely legible partial inscription CONSTANTIVS [...].

Reverse has two victories facing each other holding wreaths; inscription and mint marks illegible.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.2 mm
Weight: 1.5 g
Diameter: 14.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 30th September 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Simon Maslin
Identified by: Dr Simon Maslin

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
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: South Oxfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Watlington (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU6893
Four figure Latitude: 51.63171122
Four figure longitude: -1.01893295
1:25K map: SU6893
1:10K map: SU69SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 5 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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