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Unique ID: DOR-13982B

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper-alloy Nummus of Constantius II dating to AD 330-335 ( Reece period 17). GLORIA EXERCITVS reverse type, two soldiers with two standards.
Date: Roman.
Diameter: 15.08
Weight: 1.07g
Die axis: 6

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 330
Date to: Exactly AD 335

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.34 mm
Weight: 1.07 g
Diameter: 15.08 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Sarah Kelman
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCMS 017533

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: Constantius II
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bust right, draped and cuirassed.
Obverse inscription: [FL IVL]CONSTANTINIVS NOB[C]

Reverse description: Two soldiers, two standards
Reverse inscription: [GLORIA EXERC]ITVS

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA EXERCITVS
Reverse mint mark: //TRS*
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: West Dorset (District)
Parish or ward: Winterborne Monkton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SY6585
Four figure Latitude: 50.6636119
Four figure longitude: -2.49656847
1:25K map: SY6585
1:10K map: SY65SE
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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Recording Institution: DOR
Created: 6 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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