NMGW-E16485: Roman Coin: Divus Romulus; son of Maxeutius, nummus, Rome

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COIN

Unique ID: NMGW-E16485

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman copper alloy nummus of Divus Romulus, son of Maxentius (died AD 309), dating to c. AD 310-311 (Reece Period 15). Reverse: AETERNAE MEMORIAE, Domed shrine surmounted by eagle. Mint of Rome. RIC VI, p. 377, no. 207; V. Drost, Le monnayage de Maxence, p. 313, no. 116.
4.11g, corroded

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 311

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 4.11 g

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NMWPA 2014.93.5

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: Romulus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bare head right
Obverse inscription: [DIVO ROMVLO N V BIS CONS]

Reverse description: Domed shrine surmounted by eagle
Reverse inscription: [AETERNAE-MEMORIAE]

Fourth Century reverse type: AETERNAE MEMORIAE
Reverse mint mark: - -//RBQ
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

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: Llandow (Community)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SS9675
Four figure Latitude: 51.46438402
Four figure longitude: -3.49850232
1:25K map: SS9675
1:10K map: SS97NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Updated: 3 years ago

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