LEIC-8195D7: Roman copper alloy nummus

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-8195D7

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman copper alloy nummus of Maximianus, dating to c. AD 302-303 (Reece Period 15). Reverse: GENIO POPVLI ROMANI. Mint of Trier.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 302
Date to: Circa AD 305

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.5 mm
Weight: 6.98 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 6th November 2007

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
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Maximian I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: [IMP (C) MAXI]MIANVS AVG

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

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: GENIO POPVLI ROMANI
Reverse mint mark: S F//[...]
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: Hinckley and Bosworth (District)
Parish or ward: Nailstone (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK4107
Four figure Latitude: 52.659179
Four figure longitude: -1.395279
1:25K map: SK4107
1:10K map: SK40NW
Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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