NARC-764AF1: nummus obverse

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COIN

Unique ID: NARC-764AF1

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

A copper-alloy Roman nummus, probably of the House of Valentinian, c.364-378 AD. Reverse: GLORIA RO-MANORVM, Emperor advancing right holding standard and dragging captive.

Find of note status

This has been noted as an interesting find by the recorder.

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 to: Circa AD 378

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.28 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Julie Cassidy
Identified by: Ms Julie Cassidy

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: House of Valentinian
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Mint or issue place: Treveri (Trier, Germany)
Mint qualifier: Possibly
Obverse description: diademed bust right
Obverse inscription: [ ]

Reverse description: Emperor advancing right holding standard and dragging captive.
Reverse inscription: GLORIA RO-MANORVM

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA ROMANORVM
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Calbourne (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SZ4386
Four figure Latitude: 50.672084
Four figure longitude: -1.392857
1:25K map: SZ4386
1:10K map: SZ46NW
WOEID: 26350646
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

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Recording Institution: NARC
Created: Tuesday 12th June 2012
Updated: Tuesday 12th June 2012

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