HAMP2831: Ruler: Maximinus II 
Denomination: AE 2

Rights Holder: The Portable Antiquities Scheme
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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP2831

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper alloy of Maximinus Daia, dating to c. AD 310-312 (Reece Period 15). Reverse: GENIO POP ROM. Mint of London. RIC VI, p. 136, no. 209b

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 310
Date to: Circa AD 312

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.24 g
Diameter: 23 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st November 2002

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Sally Worrell
Identified by: Ms Sally Worrell
Secondary identifier: Dr Vincent Drost

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: Maximinus Daia
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP MAXIMINVS P F AVG

Reverse description: Genius standing left, head towered, loins draped, holding patera and cornucopiae
Reverse inscription: GENIO-POP ROM

Fourth Century reverse type: GENIO POP ROM
Reverse mint mark: - *//PLN
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Winchester (District)
Parish or ward: Beauworth (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU5724
Four figure Latitude: 51.012564
Four figure longitude: -1.188856
1:25K map: SU5724
1:10K map: SU52SE
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

Author Publication Year Title Publication Place Publisher Pages Reference
Mattingly, H. and Sydenham, E.A. 1936 Roman Imperial Coinage: Augustus to Vitellius London Spink and Son Ltd 226 no. 845a

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Created: 16 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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