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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-A4C2A1

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper-alloy Roman nummus of Constantine I (AD 306-337), dating to the period c.AD 314-316 (Reece period 15). SOLI INVIC-TO COMITI reverse type depicting Sol standing left, raising right hand and holding globe. Mint of London. cf. RIC VII, p. 97, no. 5 passim, p. 102, no. 88 passim; Cloke and Toone, 2015: pp. 212, 228.

Weight: 3.3g, Thickness: 1.78mm, Diameter: 24.70mm

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 314
Date to: Circa AD 316

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.78 mm
Weight: 3.3 g
Diameter: 24.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 22nd December 2018 - Saturday 22nd December 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Stephen Auker
Identified by: Mr Stephen Auker
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: Constantine I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP CONSTANTINVS P F AVG

Reverse description: Sol standing left, raising right hand and holding globe
Reverse inscription: SOLI INVIC-TO COMITI

Fourth Century reverse type: SOLI INVICTO COMITI
Reverse mint mark: [T/S] F//PLN
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Scarborough (District)
Parish or ward: Folkton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TA0779
Four figure Latitude: 54.19560414
Four figure longitude: -0.36142506
1:25K map: TA0779
1:10K map: TA07NE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: About one month ago
Updated: 18 days ago

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