NLM-695A95: Nummus of Gratian from Middle Rasen

Rights Holder: North Lincolnshire Museum
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

COIN

Unique ID: NLM-695A95

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Copper alloy

Coin. Nummus of Gratian (367-375), Arles mint issue of 367-375, Reece period 19. Reference RIC IX no. 15; LRBC: 523a

Obverse description: Bust right.

Obverse inscription: [---]AVG

Reverse description: [Emperor standing holding standard and shield]

Reverse inscription: GLORIA [NOVI SAECVLI]

Sam Moorhead kindly identified this fragment of a coin.

Diameter: 17mm, Weight: 0.80gms, die axis: 12.

Class: Nummus of Gratian (367-375)
Inscription: obverse: [---]AVG reverse: GLORIA [NOVI SAECVLI]

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 367
Date to: Circa AD 375

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.8 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 15th March 2011

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM18086

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Fragment

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Gratian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Mint or issue place: Arelatum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bust right
Obverse inscription: [---]AVG

Reverse description: [Emperor standing holding standard and shield]
Reverse inscription: GLORIA [NOVI SAECVLI]

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA NOVI SAECVLI
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : IX 15

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Middle Rasen

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: NLM-89A322
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
Copper alloy Coin. Nummus of Gratian (367-383), Reece period 19, issue of 367-375, Arles mint. References: RIC IX, 15; LBRC page 56, cf. 52…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: NLM-30E584
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
Copper alloy coin fragment. Nummus of Gratian (367-383), Emperor standing right issue of 367-375, Arles mint issue of 367-375, Reece period 1…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: NLM-AAE918
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
Copper alloy Coin. Nummus of Gratian (367-383), Gloria Novi Saeculi issue of 367-375, Arles mint. Obverse description: Bust draped and dia…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.