NARC-D65672: NARC-D65672 : Nummus : House of Constantine

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COIN

Unique ID: NARC-D65672

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete copper alloy Nummus of the House of Constantine dating to the period AD 330-335. Reece Period 17. Reverse type depicting Victory left on prow with spear in right hand and shield in right. Mint of Lyon.


Dimeter: 17.55mm, Thickness: 1.73mm, Weight: 1.7g.

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: 1.73 mm
Weight: 1.7 g
Diameter: 17.55 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: Incomplete

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 right
Obverse inscription: CONSTAN/TINOPOLIS

Reverse description: Victory left on prow with spear in right hand and shield in right

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: 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: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
Parish or ward: Boarstall (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP6213
Four figure Latitude: 51.81220365
Four figure longitude: -1.10205519
1:25K map: SP6213
1:10K map: SP61SW
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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Updated: 8 days ago

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