LEIC-559EE2: Roman copper alloy nummus

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-559EE2

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

Roman copper alloy nummus of Valens, 364-78, SECVRITAS REIPVBLICAE- Victory Advancing revserse, mint unclear.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 364
Date from certainty: Certain
Date to: Circa AD 378
Date to certainty: Certain

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 2.31 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

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
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Obverse description: right facing diademed bust
Obverse inscription: [DN VALENS PFAVG]

Reverse description: Victory advancing left with wreath
Reverse inscription: [SECVRITAS REIPVBLICAE]

Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: SECVRITAS REI PVBLICAE
Status: Regular

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Blaby (District)
Parish or ward: Kilby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP6295
Four figure Latitude: 52.549326
Four figure longitude: -1.087089
1:25K map: SP6295
1:10K map: SP69NW
WOEID: 26348607
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: Wednesday 11th April 2012
Updated: Wednesday 11th April 2012

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