WILT-85F76E: Roman copper alloy nummus, constantine I

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-85F76E

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman copper alloy nummus of Constantine I, dating to AD 320 (Reece Period 16). VICTORIAE LAET PRINC PERP reverse type, depicting two victories holding a wreath inscribed VOT/ PR over an altar. Lugdunum mint. RIC VII Lugdunum 79.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 320
Date to: Circa AD 320

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.57 g
Diameter: 18.4 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Wil Partridge
Identified by: Mr Wil Partridge

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5420

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 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: high crested bust right
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINVS AVG

Reverse description: Two victories holding a wreath inscribed VOT/PR over an altar
Reverse inscription: [...]PRINC PERP

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: VICTORIAE LAETAE PRINC PERP (or variant)
Reverse mint mark: //P(captive left)(captive right)L
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Stratford Toney (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU0827
Four figure Latitude: 51.04230023
Four figure longitude: -1.88726572
1:25K map: SU0827
1:10K map: SU02NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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