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COIN

Unique ID: LIN-3AA5D9

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

A worn late Roman copper-alloy of Valens, GLORIA ROMANORVM (Emperor going right, holding standard and dragging captive), struck AD364-78. Possibly mint of Trier.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 364
Date to: Circa AD 378

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.74 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st July 2013

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

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: Possibly
Obverse description: Diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: [DN VALEN]-S PF AVG

Reverse description: Emperor going right, holding standard and dragging captive
Reverse inscription: [GLORIA ROMANORVM]

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA ROMANORVM
Reverse mint mark: [ ]P
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)
Parish or ward: Walcot Near Folkingham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF0734
Four figure Latitude: 52.89281198
Four figure longitude: -0.41098407
1:25K map: TF0734
1:10K map: TF03SE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LIN
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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