NMGW-5F9215: Roman coin: bronze of the House of Valentinian

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COIN

Unique ID: NMGW-5F9215

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman bronze coin of the House of Valentinian. The coin is inscribed SECVRITAS REIPVBLICAE. The coin bears the mintmark B-//[ ] denoting that it was struck in Arles. It can be dated to c. 364-367 AD. The coin weighs 2.02g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 364
Date to: Circa AD 367

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.02 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st September 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ruth Battye
Identified by: Mr Edward Besly

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NMGWPA 2005.172.3

Materials and construction

Primary material:

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: House of Valentinian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Mint or issue place: Arelatum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Reverse inscription: SECVRITAS REIPVBLICAE

Reverse mint mark: B-//[ ]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: the Vale of Glamorgan (Unitary Authority)
District: the Vale of Glamorgan (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Dinas Powys (Community)

References cited

Author Publication Year Title Publication Place Publisher Pages Reference
Hill, P.V. 1960 Late Roman Bronze Coinage London Spink and Son Ltd 496-7

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Audit data

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

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