NLM-D3BF66: Roman Coin: Nummus of Constantius II

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-D3BF66

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

Copper alloy coin. Nummus of Constantius II (323-361), camp gate issue of 324-325, London mint, Reece period 16; lightly chipped around flan; possibly RIC vol. 7 no. 298

Obverse description: Bust laureate cuirassed left

Obverse inscription: [?DN ?FLA] CONSTANTIVS NOB C

Reverse description: Camp gate with two towers and door, six courses of masonry, star above

Reverse inscription: PROVIDEN [TIAE] CAESS

In exergue: PLON

Diameter: 18.8mm, Weight: 2.36gms, die axis: 5

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 324
Date to: Exactly AD 325

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.36 g
Diameter: 18.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 24th September 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM41612

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Constantius II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 16 [317-330]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bust laureate cuirassed left
Obverse inscription: [?DN ?FLA] CONSTANTIVS NOB C

Reverse description: Camp gate with two towers and door, six courses of masonry, star above
Reverse inscription: PROVIDEN [TIAE] CAESS

Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Reverse mint mark: In exergue: PLON
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : vol. 7 no. 298

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Claxby

Spatial coordinates


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

No references cited so far.

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Created: 5 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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