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Unique ID: LIN-622048

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A late Roman copper alloy nummus of Constantine I. SOLI INVICTO COMITI reverse depicting Sol standing left. Mint of London. RIC VI no.281. Struck AD312-13.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 312
Date to: Circa AD 313

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.31 g
Diameter: 23 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

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 draped bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP CONSTANTINVS P AVG

Reverse description: Sol standing left holding up globe in left hand, right arm raised
Reverse inscription: SOLI INV-IC-TO COMITO

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: SOLI INVICTO COMITI
Reverse mint mark: *-//PLN
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : VI 281

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: North Kesteven (District)
To be known as: Rauceby area

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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