NARC-73075A: NARC-73075A : Nummus : House of Constantine

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COIN

Unique ID: NARC-73075A

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A complete copper alloy nummus of House of Constantine dating to the period (AD 330-335). Reece Period 147. Reverse type depicting Wolf and twins with three stars above. Mint of Lyon.

Diameter: 13.91mm, Thickness: 1.28mm, Weight: 0.8g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 330
Date to: Circa AD 335

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.28 mm
Weight: 0.8 g
Diameter: 13.91 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Ellie Cox
Identified by: Miss Ellie Cox

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 17 [330-348]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Helmeted bust left
Obverse inscription: [V]RBS/ROM[A]

Reverse description: Wolf and twins with three stars above

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: Wolf and Twins [VRBS ROMA]
Reverse mint mark: //*PLG
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Vale of White Horse (District)
Parish or ward: East Hendred (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU4586
Four figure Latitude: 51.57108143
Four figure longitude: -1.35210405
1:25K map: SU4586
1:10K map: SU48NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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