WILT-F10705: Roman Coin: Nummus of Maximinus II

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-F10705

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper alloy Roman nummus of Maximinus Daia (AD 308-13), dating to AD 312-313 (Reece Period 15). Reverse: SOLI INVICTO COMITI. Mint of Ostia. RIC VI, p. 409, no. 88.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 312
Date to: Circa AD 313

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 21 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Jordan Blake
Identified by: Mr David Algar
Secondary identifier: Dr Vincent Drost

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
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: Ostia
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right seen from rear
Obverse inscription: IMP MAXIMINVS P F [AV]G

Reverse description: Sol standing left, right hand raised, left holding globe close to body.
Reverse inscription: SOLI I-NVI-CTO COMITI

Fourth Century reverse type: SOLI INVICTO COMITI
Reverse mint mark: - -//MOST[T]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : 86a

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Pewsey

Spatial coordinates


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

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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