GLO-846934:

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COIN

Unique ID: GLO-846934

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

A copper-alloy city commemorative nummus of the House of Constantine dating to AD330-340. (Reece 17). helmeted bust facing left VRBS ROMA / wolf and twins in ex PLG

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Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 330
Date to: Circa AD 340

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.96 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 5th January 2019

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Kurt Adams
Identified by: Mr Kurt Adams

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 17 [330-348]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Obverse description: helmeted bust facing left
Obverse inscription: VRBS ROMA

Reverse description: wolf and twins

Fourth Century reverse type: Wolf and Twins [VRBS ROMA]
Reverse mint mark: --//PLG
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Bath and North East Somerset (Unitary Authority)
District: Bath and North East Somerset (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Saltford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST6867
Four figure Latitude: 51.40112086
Four figure longitude: -2.46139181
1:25K map: ST6867
1:10K map: ST66NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Garden

References cited

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