NMGW-33C609: Roman Coin: Galerius, Caesar; nummus, Trier

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Unique ID: NMGW-33C609

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman copper alloy nummus of Galerius as Caesar (AD 293-305). Mint of Trier.



RIC VI Trier 594b (c. 303-5)


Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 303
Date to: Circa AD 305

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 7.59 g

Personal details

Recorded by: Miss Wenke Domscheit
Identified by: Mr Edward Besly
Secondary identifier: Dr Vincent Drost

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NMWPA 2013.92.2

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
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Obverse description: Laureate, cuirassed right
Obverse inscription: MAXIMIANVS NOBIL C

Reverse description: Genius standing left, holding patera and cornucopiae
Reverse inscription: GENIO POPV-LI ROMANI

Fourth Century reverse type: GENIO POPVLI ROMANI CMH
Reverse mint mark: S F//PTR

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: the Vale of Glamorgan (Unitary Authority)
District: the Vale of Glamorgan (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Wenvoe (Community)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST1072
Four figure Latitude: 51.43981874
Four figure longitude: -3.29626369
1:25K map: ST1072
1:10K map: ST17SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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