LEIC-67DA0B: Roman copper alloy nummus of Constantine I

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Unique ID: LEIC-67DA0B

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Roman copper alloy nummus of Constantine I dating to 308-9 (Reece period 15), Reverse type, GENIOPOPROM genius with cornucopia and patera over altar to left, Lyon mint,

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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 308
Date to: Circa AD 309

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 5.26 g
Diameter: 28 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
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: Constantine I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: right facing laureate bust

Reverse description: Genius with cornucopia and patera over altar to left
Reverse inscription: GENIOPOPROM

Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: GENIO POP ROM
Reverse mint mark: CI- H/S//PLG
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Melton Dorian (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7418
Four figure Latitude: 52.75455483
Four figure longitude: -0.90500051
1:25K map: SK7418
1:10K map: SK71NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Created: 2 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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