LEIC-1FAC08: 1FAC08 late roman nummus of Diocletian

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-1FAC08

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper alloy nummus of Diocletian, dating to c. AD 302-303 (Reece Period 15). Reverse: GENIO POPVLI ROMANI. Mint of Trier. RIC VI, p. 196, no. 519a.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 302
Date to: Circa AD 303

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.5 mm
Weight: 6.45 g
Diameter: 27 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 14th September 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Wendy Scott
Identified by: Ms Wendy Scott
Secondary identifier: Dr Vincent Drost

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: Diocletian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP DIOCLETIANVS P AVG

Reverse description: Genius standing left, holding patera and cornucopiae
Reverse inscription: GENIO POPV-LI ROMANI

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: GENIO POPVLI ROMANI
Reverse mint mark: S F//IITR
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Blaby (District)
Parish or ward: Aston Flamville (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP4296
Four figure Latitude: 52.56022125
Four figure longitude: -1.38188902
1:25K map: SP4296
1:10K map: SP49NW
Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 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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