DEV-B1FD60: DEV-B1FD60 Roman coin Valentinian I

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Unique ID: DEV-B1FD60

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper alloy coin. The coin is a nummus of the emperor Valentinian I (364 - 375 AD), struck at Siscia (in Croatia), AD 367-75. Reece Period 19.


Finder's reference number 2

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 364
Date to: Circa AD 375

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.96 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Danielle Wootton
Identified by: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: House of Valentinian
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Mint or issue place: Siscia
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Emperor pearl diademed, draped and cuirassed, right
Obverse inscription: D N VALENTINI-ANVS P F AVG

Reverse description: Emperor advancing right, dragging captive and holding standard
Reverse inscription: (GLORIA ROMANORVM)

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Reverse mint mark: ??/-A//...
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Devon (County)
District: South Hams (District)
Parish or ward: South Brent (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SX7062
Four figure Latitude: 50.443405
Four figure longitude: -3.832197
1:25K map: SX7062
1:10K map: SX72SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Whilst metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land

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Recording Institution: DEV
Created: Monday 12th July 2010
Updated: Friday 10th August 2012

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