LEIC-4BC6C2: Roman copper alloy nummus of the house of Constatnine, AD 335-337 (Reece Period 15)

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Unique ID: LEIC-4BC6C2

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper alloy nummus of the House of Constantine, AD 335-37 (Reece Period 15). Reverse type, GLORIA EXERCITVS - Two soldiers one standard, probably Trier mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 335
Date to: Circa AD 337

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.15 g
Diameter: 15 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 8th March 2018 - Tuesday 29th May 2018

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: House of Constantine
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Right facing diademed bust
Obverse inscription: [...]ONSTANTI[...]

Reverse description: Two soldiers, one standard
Reverse inscription: GLORIA EXERCITVS

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA EXERCITVS
Reverse mint mark: TRP?
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Hinckley and Bosworth (District)
Parish or ward: Peckleton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP4399
Four figure Latitude: 52.58711116
Four figure longitude: -1.36675074
1:25K map: SP4399
1:10K map: SP49NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Created: 4 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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