History: Record ID: WAW-74264F – ROMAN coin

History: Record ID: WAW-74264F – ROMAN coin

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WAW-74264F: Roman coin: nummus of the House of Constantine (Obverse and reverse).

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Unique ID: WAW-74264F

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman coin:copper-alloy nummus of the House of Constantine dating to the period AD 335 to 341 (Reece Period 17). GLORIA EXERCITVS reverse type depicting two soldiers and one standard. Mint is probably Trier.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN

Period from: ROMAN

Period to: ROMAN

Date from: Exactly AD 335

Date to: Exactly AD 341

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Weight: 1.27 g

Diameter: 15.26 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery:
Tuesday 1st May 2018

Wednesday 1st August 2018

Rally details.

This object was found at Slimbridge Lets Go Digging 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton

Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton

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 16 [317-330]

Mint or issue place: Trier

Mint qualifier: Probably


Obverse description: Bust facing right, wearing a diadem and cuirassed.

Obverse inscription: CONSTANTIN[ ]



Reverse description: Two soldiers holding a standard.

Reverse inscription: [GLORIA EXERCITVS]

Die axis measurement: 12 o’clock

Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA EXERCITVS

Reverse mint mark: TRS

Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.


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