LEIC-B39F22: Roman copper alloy nummus of valens

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-B39F22

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman copper alloy nummus of Valens, Aqieleia, 367-75 (LRBC 1015).

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 367
Date to: AD 375

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.5 mm
Weight: 1.75 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st May 1998

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 362

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Valens
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Mint or issue place: Aquileia
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: right facing diademed bust
Obverse inscription: DNVALENS[PFAVG]

Reverse description: victory adv. left
Reverse inscription: SECVRITAS REIPVBLICAE

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Reverse mint mark: SMAQ S?

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Charnwood (District)
Parish or ward: Barkby Thorpe (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK6308
Four figure Latitude: 52.666063
Four figure longitude: -1.069872
1:25K map: SK6308
1:10K map: SK60NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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