History: Record ID: WAW-7451FB – ROMAN coin

History: Record ID: WAW-7451FB – ROMAN coin


WAW-7451FB: Roman coin: nummus of the House of Constantine (Obverse and reverse).

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Unique ID: WAW-7451FB

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

Roman coin: A copper-alloy nummus of the House of Constantine dating to the period AD 330 to 335 (Reece Period 17). GLORIA EXERCITVS reverse type depicting two soldiers and two standards. Unknown mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN

Period from: ROMAN

Period to: ROMAN

Date from: Exactly AD 330

Date to: Exactly AD 335

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Weight: 2.21 g

Diameter: 17.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery:
Saturday 30th December 2017

Saturday 30th December 2017

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 17 [330-348]

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

Obverse inscription: CONSTANTINVS[ ]

Reverse description: Two soldiers holding two standards.

Reverse inscription: [GLORIA EXERCITVS]

Die axis measurement: 6 o’clock

Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA EXERCITVS

Reverse mint mark: Illegible.

Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

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