LEIC-A7E648: A7E648 roman nummus

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-A7E648

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

Roman copper alloy nummus of Constantine II, Trier, 333-4(RIC553).

Subsequent actions

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

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 334

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 2.31 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 31st August 2004

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 1258

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Constantine II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: helmeted female bust facing left
Obverse inscription: VRBSROMA

Reverse description: wolf and twins with wreath above flanked by stars
Reverse inscription: none

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Reverse mint mark: TRP

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: SK7016
Four figure Latitude: 52.73711076
Four figure longitude: -0.9646827
1:25K map: SK7016
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

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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