YORYM-D54204: Roman Coin :

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Unique ID: YORYM-D54204

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper-alloy nummus of Constantine I (AD 306-337), dating to c. AD 317-24 (Reece Period 16), IOVI CONSERVATORI, Jupiter standing left. Mint unclear.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 317
Date to: Circa AD 324

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.8 g
Diameter: 18.1 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT : E06259

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 16 [317-330]
Obverse description: Laureate bust left, possibly holding sceptre and mappa
Obverse inscription: IMP C(ON)[STANTINVS AVG?]

Reverse description: Jupiter standing left [other details unclear]
Reverse inscription: IOVI CONSERVATORI

Reverse mint mark: [ ] // [ ]
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: Selby (District)
Parish or ward: Riccall (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE6238
Four figure Latitude: 53.83456648
Four figure longitude: -1.05937984
1:25K map: SE6238
1:10K map: SE63NW
Grid reference source: From 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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Audit data

Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: About one month ago
Updated: About one month ago

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