YORYM-EF3EE6: Roman Coin : Nummus of Constantine I

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Unique ID: YORYM-EF3EE6

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A copper-alloy Roman nummus of Constantine I dating to the period AD 332 - 333 (Reece Period 17). GLORIA EXERCITVS reverse type depicting two soldiers holding two standards. Mint of Trier.

RIC VII, p.216, no.538.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 332
Date to: Circa AD 333

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.8 g
Diameter: 17.2 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT : E06290

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 I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 17 [330-348]
Obverse description: Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: CONSTANTI-NVS MAX AVG

Reverse description: Two soldiers holding two standards
Reverse inscription: GLORIA EXERCITVS

Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA EXERCITVS
Reverse mint mark: TR.S
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Ryedale (District)
To be known as: Ebberston and Yeddingham Area

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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