LEIC-8C9FA1: Roman copper alloy nummus of the House of Constantine

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-8C9FA1

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper-alloy Roman nummus of the House of Constantine, probably dating to the period c.AD 347-348 (Reece period 17). [...]D A[...] reverse type probably depicting Two Victories standing facing one another holding wreaths. Unclear mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 347
Date to: Circa AD 348

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.22 g
Diameter: 13 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Joyce Lee
Identified by: Wendy Scott
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

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: House of Constantine
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Obverse description: Diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: CONSTAN[...]

Reverse description: Two Victories standing facing one another holding wreaths?
Reverse inscription: [...]D A[...]

Fourth Century reverse type: VICTORIAE DD AVGGQ NN
Reverse mint mark: []//[]
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.

References cited

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Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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