WMID-F47494: Roman Coin: Nummus of Maximinus Daia

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Unique ID: WMID-F47494

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper alloy nummus of Galerius (AD 293-311), dating to AD 302-5 (Reece Period 15), GENIO POPVLI ROMANI. Mint of Trier. c.f. RIC VI, p. 195-201.

Diameter: 27 mm
Thickness: 2.6 mm
Weight: 5.1 g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 302
Date to: Exactly AD 305

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.6 mm
Weight: 5.1 g
Diameter: 27 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Helen Glenn
Identified by: Miss Helen Glenn
Secondary identifier: Dr Vincent Drost

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: Galerius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate head right.
Obverse inscription: MAXIMIANVS NOB [...]

Reverse description: Genius standing left, holding patera and cornucopiae.
Reverse inscription: [GENIO POPVLI ROMANI]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: GENIO POPVLI ROMANI
Reverse mint mark: S [F]//[...]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Staffordshire (County)
District: South Staffordshire (District)

References cited

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Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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