BUC-FBC477: Roman radiate coin

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COIN

Unique ID: BUC-FBC477

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper alloy nummus of Maximinus II, dating to c. AD 310-312 (Reece Period 15). Reverse: GENIO POP ROM. Mint of London. RIC VI, p. 136, no. 209b.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 310
Date to: Circa AD 312

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.55 g
Diameter: 19.88 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 10th October 2014

Rally details.

This object was found at Weekend Wanderers - Creslow [Americans] 4-11.10.14

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Ros Tyrrell
Identified by: Ms Ros Tyrrell
Secondary identifier: Dr Vincent Drost

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 128

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: Maximinus Daia
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP M[AXIMINVS P F AVG]

Reverse description: Genius standing left, holding patera and cornucopiae
Reverse inscription: GENIO-POP ROM

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Fourth Century reverse type: GENIO POP ROM
Reverse mint mark: - *//PLN
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
To be known as: Creslow

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BUC
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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