WMID-4B4CB6: Roman coin: Nummus of Gratian

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COIN

Unique ID: WMID-4B4CB6

Object type certainty: Certain
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A worn copper alloy Roman nummus of Gratian dating to the period AD 367-378 (Reece Period 19), 'SECVRITAS REIPVBLICAE' Victory advancing left reverse, Arles mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 367
Date to: Exactly AD 378

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.04 g
Diameter: 1.8 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Richard Henry
Identified by: Mr Richard Henry
Secondary identifier: Mr Richard Henry

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: Gratian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Mint or issue place: Arelatum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Diademed bust facing right
Obverse inscription: DN GRATIAN[VS PF] AVG

Reverse description: Victory advancing left
Reverse inscription: SECVRITAS REIPVBLICAE

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: SECVRITAS REI PVBLICAE
Reverse mint mark: [...]CON
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: North Kesteven (District)
To be known as: North Rauceby

Spatial coordinates


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

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Updated: 6 years ago

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