HAMP426: Obverse of a nummus of Constantius I

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP426

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A nummus of Constantius I, dating to c. AD 298. Mint of Antioch. RIC VI, p. 620, no. 51a.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 298
Date to: Circa AD 298

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 27 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 9th April 2000

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 I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Antioch (Antakya, Turkey)
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate head right
Obverse inscription: FL VAL CONSTANTIVS NOB CAES

Reverse description: Genius standing left, modius on head, naked but for chlamys over left shoulder; right, holding patera, left; cornucopiae
Reverse inscription: GENIO POPV-L-I ROMANI

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: GENIO POPVLI ROMANI
Reverse mint mark: */* (crescent)/(delta)//ANT
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Cherwell (District)
To be known as: CHARLTON ON OTMOOR

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
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: HAMP
Created: 18 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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