NARC-D6CAEE: NARC-D6CAEE : Nummus : House of Constantine

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COIN

Unique ID: NARC-D6CAEE

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete copper alloy nummus of House of Constantine dating to the period (AD 330-335). Reece Period 17. Reverse type depicting Wolf and twins with three stars above. Uncertain mint.


Dimeter: 15.50mm, Thickness: 1.84mm, Weight: 1.6g.


The coin is missing its outer flan

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: 1.84 mm
Weight: 1.6 g
Diameter: 15.5 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]
Obverse description: Helmeted bust left
Obverse inscription: [VRBS/ROMA]

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]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: South Northamptonshire (District)
Parish or ward: Wappenham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP6345
Four figure Latitude: 52.09975968
Four figure longitude: -1.08169462
1:25K map: SP6345
1:10K map: SP64NW
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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