WILT-9DB45B: WILT-9DB45B

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-9DB45B

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman copper alloy nummus of the House of Constantine, dating AD 307-318 (Reece period 15). SOLI INVICTO COMITI reverse type depicting Sol standing left, holding a whip and globe. Unclear mint. The coin is pierced at 12 o'clock on the obverse.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 307
Date to: Circa AD 318

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.66 g
Diameter: 22.5 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mrs Sophie Hawke
Identified by: Mrs Sophie Hawke

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5378

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
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Obverse description: Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: [...]STA[...]TI[...] AUG

Reverse description: Sol standing left holding a whip and a globe
Reverse inscription: [...]NV[...]

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: SOLI INVICTO COMITI
Status: Regular

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: Market Lavington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU0153
Four figure Latitude: 51.2761454
Four figure longitude: -1.98704796
1:25K map: SU0153
1:10K map: SU05SW
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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Audit data

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

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