DOR-73F21D: Roman coin: Nummus of Constantine I

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Unique ID: DOR-73F21D

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman copper nummus of Constantine I ( AD 306 - 337 ) dating to AD 307 - 308 (Reece period 15). SOLI INVICTO COMITI, Sol standing left holding whip and globe reverse . Mint unclear.
Mint mark: T/F/---
Date: Roman
Diameter: 23.52 mm
Thickness: 1.88 mm
Weight: 3.70 g
Die axis: 6

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 307
Date to: Circa AD 318

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.88 mm
Weight: 3.7 g
Diameter: 23.52 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rachel Mowbray
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCMS 017517

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
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Obverse description: Right facing bust laureate and cuirassed
Obverse inscription: IMP CONSTANTINVS PF AVG

Reverse description: Sol standing left holding whip and globe T / F
Reverse inscription: SOLI INVICTO COMITI

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: SOLI INVICTO COMITI
Reverse mint mark: T/F/---
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Codford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST9841
Four figure Latitude: 51.16823946
Four figure longitude: -2.02998525
1:25K map: ST9841
1:10K map: ST94SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

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Recording Institution: DOR
Created: 11 months ago
Updated: 10 months ago

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