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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-6662B2

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A slightly corroded 4th-century copper-alloy Roman nummus of Valens, 'SECURITAS REIPUBLICAE', Aquileia mint (367-375 AD; Reece issue period 19)

Notes:

As this coin has been examined in person by the PAS Finds Advisor no image has been made of it.

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 17.8 mm
Width: 16.55 mm
Thickness: 1.75 mm
Weight: 2.41 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Robert Webley
Identified by: Mr Robert Webley
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: E2590; 699

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: Valens
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Mint or issue place: Aquileia
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bust diademed and draped facing right
Obverse inscription: D N VALEN[S P F AVG]

Reverse description: Victory advancing left holding wreath and palm
Reverse inscription: [SECVRITAS] REIPVBLICAE

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
Reverse mint mark: *? -//[S]MAQP

Coin references

  • RIC : IX 12b (p. 96)

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Test Valley (District)
Parish or ward: Nether Wallop (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU2735
Four figure Latitude: 51.113661
Four figure longitude: -1.615664
1:25K map: SU2735
1:10K map: SU23NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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