There are currently no images available.
If you own this object please send us a picture of it.

COIN

Unique ID: OXON-8BC478

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A copper alloy nummus probably of Constans, dating to the period AD 333 to 334 (Reece Period 17). Reverse type GLORIA EXERCITVS, two soldiers with two standards and a wreath between. Mint of Trier. Cf. RIC volume VII, p.218 no.552.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 333
Date to: Circa AD 334

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.5 mm
Weight: 1.4 g
Diameter: 16.4 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Anni Byard
Identified by: Miss Anni Byard

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 2019.038

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]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: - S [PF AVG]

Reverse description: Two soldiers standing with two standards, wreath between the standards
Reverse inscription: [GLORIA EXERCTIVS]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA EXERCITVS
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Berkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: West Berkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Great Shefford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU3975
Four figure Latitude: 51.4726262
Four figure longitude: -1.43988537
1:25K map: SU3975
1:10K map: SU37NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: LEIC-EFB0B8
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
Roman copper alloy nummus of Constans. dating to the period AD 333 to 334 (Reece Period 17). Reverse type GLORIA EXERCITVS, two soldiers stand…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: YORYM-4EA013
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A copper alloy nummus of Constans dating to the period AD 333 - 334 (Reece Period 17). GLORIA EXERCITVS reverse type depicting two soldiers w…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: HAMP-92800B
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A Roman nummus of Constans (AD 333-50), GLORIA EXERCITVS reverse type depicting two soldiers with two standards. Mint of Trier, dating to AD
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: OXON
Created: 9 days ago
Updated: 9 days ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.