BERK-8EC615: Aynho: Roman coin of Valens

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COIN

Unique ID: BERK-8EC615

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy Roman AE4 nummus of Valens.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.76 mm
Weight: 1.3 g
Diameter: 16.55 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 7th July 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Anni Byard
Identified by: Miss Anni Byard

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 104

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: Trier
Mint qualifier: Possibly
Obverse description: Diademed and draped bust, right
Obverse inscription: DN V[ALEN]S PF AVG

Reverse description: Victory walking left with wreath
Reverse inscription: [SECVRITAS] REIPVBLICAE

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
Reverse mint mark: ? TRO delta??
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: South Northamptonshire (District)
Parish or ward: Aynho (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP5133
Four figure Latitude: 51.993115
Four figure longitude: -1.258648
1:25K map: SP5133
1:10K map: SP53SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: Returned to finder
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Garden

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BERK
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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