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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-C77897

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy Roman nummus of Valens dating to the period AD 364-367 (Reece Period 19), SECVRITAS REI PVBLICAE reverse type depicting a Victory advancing left with a wreath. Mint of Trier.

cf. LRBC 86-7; RIC 7b(iva&c)

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 364
Date to: Exactly AD 367

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Alastair Willis
Identified by: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: TSN Moorhead catalogue number 247

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: [D N VALENS P F AVG]

Reverse description: Victory advancing left, holding wreath and palm.
Reverse inscription: [SECVRITAS REI PVBLICAE]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: SECVRITAS REI PVBLICAE
Reverse mint mark: //(TRP crescent or crescent with pellet)
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Urchfont

Spatial coordinates


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

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Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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