LEIC-1965C5: 1965C5 roman nummus

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-1965C5

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman copper alloy nummus of Valens (AD 364-78), dating to AD 367-78 (Reece Period 19), SECVRITAS REI PVBLICAE, Victory advancing left. Mint of Arles. LRBC p. 56, no. 528/533.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 364
Date to: AD 455

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.5 mm
Weight: 1.51 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 8th August 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Valens
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Mint or issue place: Arelatum
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed right
Obverse inscription: D N VALEN - S P F AVG

Reverse description: Victory advancing left holding wreath and palm
Reverse inscription: SECVRITAS REI PVBLICAE

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: -//(P)CON

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Charnwood (District)
Parish or ward: Barrow upon Soar (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK6017
Four figure Latitude: 52.747299
Four figure longitude: -1.112587
1:25K map: SK6017
1:10K map: SK61NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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