HAMP-5552F2:

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-5552F2

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman nummus of Constantine I (AD 306-37), SOLI INVICTO COMITI reverse type depicting Sol radiate standing left, raising right hand, chlamys across left shoulder, holding globe, dating to AD 313-4 (Reece period 15). Mint of Lyon. RIC VII, p.122, no.7

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.41 g
Diameter: 21.6 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Ms Katie Hinds

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Hampshire Cultural Trust Object Entry Form WINCM 700

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Constantine I
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Obverse description: Laureate cuirassed bust right.
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINVS P F AVG

Reverse description: Sol standing left with globe and chlamys, right hand raised.
Reverse inscription: S]OLI INV[I]C-T[O COM]ITI

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
RIC Identifier: RIC VII Lugdunum 7
Fourth Century reverse type: SOLI INVICTO COMITI
Reverse mint mark: S F // PLG
Status: Regular

Coin references

  • RIC : 7 Lyon 7

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: South Oxfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Benson (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU6589
Four figure Latitude: 51.59610489
Four figure longitude: -1.06301112
1:25K map: SU6589
1:10K map: SU68NE
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

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: 10 months ago
Updated: 10 months ago

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