NMGW-72057D: Roman coin: Probably a nummus and possibly of GENIO POP ROM type

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Unique ID: NMGW-72057D

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Roman copper alloy coin
Probably a nummus and possibly of GENIO POP ROM type (c. AD 307-11)
Emperor: Maximian or Galerius; uncertain mint
5.00g, corroded

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 307
Date to: Circa AD 311

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 5 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Wenke Domscheit
Identified by: Edward Besly

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NMWPA 2013.137.2

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: Probably
Ruler/issuer: Tetrarchic Ruler (uncertain issuer)
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Fourth Century reverse type: GENIO POP ROM

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: Sully (Community)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST1868
Four figure Latitude: 51.40507629
Four figure longitude: -3.18026445
1:25K map: ST1868
1:10K map: ST16NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Updated: 4 years ago

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