SUR-9C7656: A Roman nummus of Maximian

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-9C7656

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A nummus of Galerius, dating to c. AD 300-301 (Reece Period 15). Rev. FORTVNAE REDVCI CAESS NN. Mint of Trier. RIC VI, p. 192, no. 413.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 300
Date to: Circa AD 301

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 9.26 g
Diameter: 27.43 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st January 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David W Williams
Identified by: Mr David W Williams
Secondary identifier: Dr Vincent Drost

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 07.727

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: Galerius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate head right
Obverse inscription: MAXIMIANVS [NOBIL] CAESAR

Reverse description: Fortuna standing left, holding rudder or wand over globe and cornucopiae.
Reverse inscription: FORTVNAE REDVCI AVGG NN

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
Fourth Century reverse type: FORTVNAE REDVCI CAESS NN
Reverse mint mark: - *//BTR
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : VI p.192, no 413

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Hart (District)
Parish or ward: Greywell (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7150
Four figure Latitude: 51.244765
Four figure longitude: -0.984206
1:25K map: SU7150
1:10K map: SU75SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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