NCL-F7AFD5: Valens nummus

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COIN

Unique ID: NCL-F7AFD5

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A nummus of Valens dating to the period AD 367 to 375. SECVRITAS REI PVBLICAE reverse type. Mint of Trier. cf. LRBC, p. 47, no. 110.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.4 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Philippa Walton
Identified by: Dr Philippa Walton

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: Valens
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Pearl diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: DN VALENS PF AVG

Reverse description: Victory advancing left
Reverse inscription: SECVRITAS REI PVBLICAE

Reverse mint mark: */-//TRP
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • LRBC : p. 47, no. 110

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: South Kesteven (District)
Parish or ward: Ancaster (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK9642
Four figure Latitude: 52.966778
Four figure longitude: -0.572067
1:25K map: SK9642
1:10K map: SK94SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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