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COIN

Unique ID: SOMDOR265

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

copper alloy coin of Valens.

Notes:

PAL 208

Class: AE3

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 364
Date to: AD 378

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st May 1999 - Thursday 1st July 1999

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

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: Arelatum
Obverse inscription: DN VALENS [AVG]

Reverse description: Emperor dragging captive.
Reverse inscription: [GLOR]IA ROMAN[ORVM]

Reverse mint mark: CON

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Somerset (County)
District: South Somerset (District)
To be known as: S. Petherton

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SOMDOR
Created: 19 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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