LEIC-79EE2C: Roman copper alloy nummus

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-79EE2C

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper alloy nummus of the House of Constantine, dating to the period AD 330-335 (Reece Period 17). GLORIA EXERCITVS reverse type depicting two soldiers with two standards, Lyon mint.

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 335

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.13 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Joyce Lee
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: House of Constantine
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Mint or issue place: Arles or Lyons (Valentinianic, 364-75)
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINVSMAXAVG

Reverse description: Two soldiers with two standards
Reverse inscription: GLORIA EXERCITVS

Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA EXERCITVS
Reverse mint mark: *PLG
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Charnwood (District)
Parish or ward: Wymeswold (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK6424
Four figure Latitude: 52.80975915
Four figure longitude: -1.05197312
1:25K map: SK6424
1:10K map: SK62SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Created: 8 days ago
Updated: 7 days ago

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