PUBLIC-5D02F9: Roman Bronze Coin

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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-5D02F9

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 310-317 (Reece period 15). SOLI INVIC-TO COMITI reverse type depicting Sol standing left raising hand and holding globe. Unclear mint.

Weight: 3.3g, Thickness: 1.75mm, Diameter: 22.3mm

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 310
Date to: Circa AD 317

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.75 mm
Weight: 3.3 g
Diameter: 22.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 2019 - Saturday 12th January 2019

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]
Obverse description: Laureate and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP CONST[...] AVG

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

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

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leeds (Metropolitan District)
District: Leeds (Metropolitan District)
Parish or ward: Boston Spa (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE4444
Four figure Latitude: 53.89032181
Four figure longitude: -1.33201089
1:25K map: SE4444
1:10K map: SE44SW
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: Grassland, Heathland

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: 6 months ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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