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COIN

Unique ID: SF-075C51

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper-alloy Roman nummus of the House of Constantine (AD 307-361), dating to AD 330-335 (Reece Period 17). [GLORIA EX]ERC[ITVS] reverse type depicting two soldiers holding spear and shield; a standard between them. Mint of Lyon.

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 335

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.22 mm
Weight: 1.05 g
Diameter: 13.87 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 9th March 2019

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Riccardo Caravello
Identified by: Mr Riccardo Caravello

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: Laureate and cuirassed bust right.
Obverse inscription: [...](B)C

Reverse description: Two soldiers holding spear and shield; a standard between them.
Reverse inscription: [GLORIA EX]ERC[ITVS]

Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA EXERCITVS
Reverse mint mark: -//(.)PLG
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Suffolk Coastal (District)
To be known as: Wenhaston

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

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