KENT-B73592: KENT-B73592.  Copper alloy Roman coin: nummus of Valens.

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COIN

Unique ID: KENT-B73592

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Roman copper alloy coin; nummus of Valens.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 364
Date to: AD 375

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.59 mm
Weight: 2.26 g
Diameter: 17.66 mm

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Richardson
Identified by: Dr Sam Moorhead
Secondary identifier: Miss Katie Morrison

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Ruler/issuer: Valens
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Mint or issue place: Aquileia
Obverse description: Diademed draped and cuirassed bust right.
Obverse inscription: [D N VALEN-S P P AVG]

Reverse description: Emperor standing with standard dragging capture.
Reverse inscription: GLORIA ROMANORVM

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: North Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Walsingham (Civil Parish)

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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