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WAW-4ECA65: Roman coin: nummus of Constantius II (Obverse and reverse).

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COIN

Unique ID: WAW-4ECA65

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman coin:copper-alloy nummus of Constantius II minted between 330 and 335 (Reece Period 17). GLORIA EXERCITVS reverse type depicting two soldiers and two standards. Minted in Trier, Germany. LRBC No. 64.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 330
Date to: Exactly AD 335

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.39 g
Diameter: 16.29 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st May 2018 - Thursday 25th October 2018

Personal details

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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: Constantius II
Mint or issue place: Trier
Obverse description: Bust facing right, laureate and cuirassed.
Obverse inscription: FL IV[L CONSTANTIN]VS NOB C

Reverse description: Two soldiers holding two standards.
Reverse inscription: [GLORIA EXERCI]TVS

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Reverse mint mark: TR┬ĚP
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Warwickshire (County)
District: Stratford-on-Avon (District)
Parish or ward: Aston Cantlow (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP1359
Four figure Latitude: 52.22904926
Four figure longitude: -1.81108677
1:25K map: SP1359
1:10K map: SP15NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WAW
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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