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COIN

Unique ID: SF-A03342

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

An incomplete copper-alloy Roman nummus of the House of Constantine (AD 307-361), dating to AD 347-348 (Reece Period 17). [VICTORIAE DD AVGGQ NN] reverse type depicting two Victories holding wreaths. Unclear mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 347
Date to: Circa AD 348

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.51 mm
Weight: 0.64 g
Diameter: 15.87 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 8th August 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Riccardo Caravello
Identified by: Mr Riccardo Caravello

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finder's reference: Lidgate T-T2, 9/17, Q.

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]
Obverse description: Rosette diademed, unclear bust right.
Obverse inscription: [...]

Reverse description: Two Victories holding wreaths. Unclear mint.
Reverse inscription: [VICTORIAE DD AVGGQ NN]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Fourth Century reverse type: VICTORIAE DD AVGGQ NN
Reverse mint mark: []//[]
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
To be known as: Lidgate

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the 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

References cited

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