BH-F92682: Roman coin: AE 3 of Julian II

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Unique ID: BH-F92682

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A copper-alloy AE 3 of Julian II. Measures 16.9mm diameter by 1.5mm thick and weighs 2.34g.

Class: AE 3

Subsequent actions

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


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 355
Date to: AD 361

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.5 mm
Weight: 2.34 g
Diameter: 16.9 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st March 2006

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Julian Watters
Identified by: Mr Julian Watters

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Ver 06/36(2) - 1c

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: Julian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Obverse description: Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust right.
Obverse inscription: FL CL IVLIANVS NOB C

Reverse description: Soldier advancing left, spearing fallen horseman.
Reverse inscription: FEL TEMP RE[PARATIO]

Reverse mint mark: "M" in left field Other mintmark not visible.

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)
District: North Hertfordshire (District)
To be known as: Baldock

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: with finder
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

Author Publication Year Title Publication Place Publisher Pages Reference
Mattingly, H. and Sydenham, E.A. 1936 Roman Imperial Coinage: Augustus to Vitellius London Spink and Son Ltd no. 374

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BH
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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