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COIN

Unique ID: SF-2F66D1

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A somewhat worn and corroded copper-alloy nummus of Constantine I (AD 306-337) dating to c. AD 310-312 (Reece period 15). Reverse: PRINCIPI IVVENTVTIS, prince standing left, holding globe and spear. Mint of London. RIC vol. VI, p. 137, no. 215. C.f also SWYOR-C9B9D7 on the PAS database.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 310
Date to: Circa AD 312

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.89 g
Diameter: 21.23 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 7th October 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Alex Bliss
Identified by: Mr Alex Bliss

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: Laureate and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINVS PF AVG

Reverse description: Constantine in military attire standing left holding two standards
Reverse inscription: PRINCIPI IVVENTVTIS

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: PRINCIPI IVVENTVTIS
Reverse mint mark: -/*//PLN
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Worlingworth

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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