BH-AAAD15: Centenionalis of Maximinus II - obverse

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COIN

Unique ID: BH-AAAD15

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper-alloy Roman coin. Nummus of Maximinus II (305-313), GENIO POP ROM, mint unclear, struck c. 309-313. Coin has slightly worn and encrusted surfaces. Measures 22.8mm diameter by 1.2mm thick. Weight = 3.48g.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: with finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 309
Date to: AD 313

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.2 mm
Weight: 3.48 g
Diameter: 22.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 10th March 2004

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Julian Watters
Identified by: Mr David Thorold
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Ver entry no. 04/64 - coin 24

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: Maximinus Daia
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Obverse description: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust, right.
Obverse inscription: IMP MAXIM[INVS] P F AVG

Reverse description: Radiate genius standing left, holding [patera] and cornucopiae.
Reverse inscription: [G]ENIO POP RO[M]

Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)
District: East Hertfordshire (District)
To be known as: Hadham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: with finder

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BH
Created: 15 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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