LEIC-266CD5: 266CD5 roman coin

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Unique ID: LEIC-266CD5

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman Copper alloy nummus of Constantine I.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: With finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 321
Date to: AD 324

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 1.22 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 17th August 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Wendy Scott
Identified by: Ms Wendy Scott

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 1237

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Constantine I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: right facing helmeted bust
Obverse inscription: DNCONST[AN][...]

Reverse description: altar with globe above, very worn.
Reverse inscription: BEATATRANQVILLITAS

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Frisby on the Wreake (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7017
Four figure Latitude: 52.74609885
Four figure longitude: -0.96446971
1:25K map: SK7017
1:10K map: SK71NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: With finder
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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