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COIN

Unique ID: SF-6A0C47

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A copper-alloy Roman nummus of the House of Constantine (AD 306-364), dating to the period c. AD 330-331 (Reece Period 17). Wolf and twins [VRBS ROMA] reverse type depicting a she-wolf suckling twins, Romulus and Remus, with two stars above. Obverse depicts: helmeted bust of Roma left. Obverse legend reads: []BS ROMA. Mint: Lyon. Mint mark: -//PLG As RIC Vol VII, page 138, no. 242.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 330
Date to: Circa AD 331

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.94 mm
Weight: 1.05 g
Diameter: 13.63 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Julie Kennard
Identified by: Ms Julie Kennard

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Icklingham 1st Field

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 of Roma, left
Obverse inscription: []BS ROMA

Reverse description: she-wolf suckling twins, Romulus and Remus, with two stars above

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: VRBS ROMA
Reverse mint mark: -//PLG
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Forest Heath (District)
To be known as: Icklingham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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