SF-8F4D03: Roman nummus of Maximian I

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Unique ID: SF-8F4D03

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper-alloy Roman nummus of Maximian I, c.307 AD. Reverse: GENIO-POP ROM, Genius standing left, head towered, draped, holding a pater and cornucopiae. Mint of Trier. RIC VI, p. 212, no. 722.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 307
Date to: Circa AD 307

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 7.02 g
Diameter: 26.85 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st April 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Brown
Identified by: Dr Andrew Brown
Secondary identifier: Dr Vincent Drost

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: FRK 072

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: Maximian I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Treveri (Trier, Germany)
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: D N MAXIMIANO P F S AVG

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

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: GENIO POP ROM
Reverse mint mark: S A//PTR
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Forest Heath (District)
To be known as: Freckenham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Recording Institution: SF
Created: Friday 3rd June 2011
Updated: 2 weeks, 1 day ago

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