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A Roman copper alloy nummus of Constantine II as Caesar (AD 317-337), dating to the period AD 324-325 (Reece period 16). PROVIDENTIAE [CAESS] reverse type depicting Camp-gate with two turrets and star above. Mint of Trier. As RIC VII, p.212, no.505.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 324
Date to: Circa AD 325

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.2 mm
Weight: 2.03 g
Diameter: 17.6 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Simon Maslin
Identified by: Dr Simon Maslin

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: Constantine II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Diademed and cuirassed bust, left.
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C

Reverse description: Camp-gate with two turrets; star above
Reverse inscription: PROVIDENTIAE [CAESS]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
Reverse mint mark: -//(STR)
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: East Hampshire (District)
Parish or ward: Rowlands Castle (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7414
Four figure Latitude: 50.92072375
Four figure longitude: -0.94859543
1:25K map: SU7414
1:10K map: SU71SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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