COIN

Unique ID: BERK-90D5C5

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A Roman copper alloy coin: nummus from the House of Valentinian (AD364-378). Dimensions: diameter: 13.39mm; weight: 1.66g.

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Current location of find: Returned to finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: AD 364
Date to: AD 378

Dimensions and weight

Weight: 1.66 g
Diameter: 13.39 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st January 1982

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Paula Levick - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Mrs Kate Sumnall - [view all attributed records]

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4) [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Ruler/issuer: House of Valentinian [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378] [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Obverse description: Diademed and draped bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Vicory advancing left holding wreath
Reverse inscription: [VICTORIA AVGG]
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Status: Regular

A resized image of Roman coin 27

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Spatial metadata

Region: South East
County: West Berkshire
District: West Berkshire
To be known as: Leckhampstead

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Agricultural or drainage work [scope notes]
General landuse: Cultivated land[scope notes]
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m[scope notes]

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Created: Friday 21st October 2005
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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