KENT-C3B2A4: KENT-C3B2A4 Roman coin obverse

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COIN

Unique ID: KENT-C3B2A4

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman copper alloy nummus, House of Valentinian, probably Mint of Lyon, reverse type datable to AD 364-378.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.63 mm
Weight: 1.92 g
Diameter: 17.47 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st April 2003

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Andrew Richardson
Identified by: Dr Andrew Richardson

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: House of Valentinian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Diademed bust of Emperor right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Victory standing left holding wreath and palm-branch
Reverse inscription: SECVRITAS [REIPVBLICAE]

Reverse mint mark: OF/I//LVG[...]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Swale (District)
To be known as: Sheldwich

Spatial coordinates


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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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