YORYM-5264B4: constantinopolis obv

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-5264B4

Object type certainty: Certain
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A 'Constantinopolis' nummus of Constantine, Trier mint, dated 330-337.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 330
Date to: AD 337

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.9 mm
Weight: 2.3 g
Diameter: 18.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 3rd March 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David Evans
Identified by: Mr David Evans

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Constantine I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate helmeted bust facing left, holding spear right.
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINOPOLIS

Reverse description: Winged victory standing left on ship's prow, holding shield (right) and spear (left).
Reverse inscription: None

Reverse mint mark: TR[.]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Wetwang

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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