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An incomplete copper alloy nummus of Constantine I (AD 306-337) dating to AD 313-314 (Reece period 15) SOLI INVICTO COMITI reverse type depicting Sol standing left raising right hand. Mint mark PLN, mint of London. S F in field.
Date: Roman.
Diameter: 18.49mm.
Thickness: 1.21mm
Weight: 1.14g.
Die axis: 6.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 313
Date to: Circa AD 314

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.21 mm
Weight: 1.14 g
Diameter: 18.49 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Lucy Bevan
Identified by: Mrs Lucy Bevan
Secondary identifier: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCMS 019039

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: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bust, right, cuirassed
Obverse inscription: IMP CONSTANTI[NVS] - - -

Reverse description: Sol standing left, raising right hand.
Reverse inscription: SOLI IN[VICTO COMITI]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Reverse mint mark: S/F//PLN
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: Purbeck (District)
Parish or ward: Bere Regis (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SY8296
Four figure Latitude: 50.76330752
Four figure longitude: -2.25658361
1:25K map: SY8296
1:10K map: SY86NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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