LEIC-8C5DC7: Roman copper alloy nummus of the House of Constantine

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Unique ID: LEIC-8C5DC7

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper alloy Nummus of Constantine I dating to the period AD 323-24 (Reece Period 16). BEATATRANQVILLITAS reverse type depicting globe on altar, probably London mint. Sear 16170.

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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 323
Date to: Circa AD 324

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.95 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Joyce Lee
Identified by: Wendy Scott

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
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Left facing laureate bust with eagle tipped sceptre to left.
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINVS AVG

Reverse description: Globe on altar with stars above, inscribed VOTIS XX
Reverse inscription: BEATA TRANQVILLITAS

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: BEATA TRANQVILLITAS
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Rushcliffe (District)
Parish or ward: Colston Bassett (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7130
Four figure Latitude: 52.86281195
Four figure longitude: -0.94683974
1:25K map: SK7130
1:10K map: SK73SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Created: About one month ago
Updated: 11 days ago

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