PUBLIC-DBCE15: Copper Alloy Nummus

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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-DBCE15

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper-alloy Roman nummus of Valentinian I (364-75), reverse type SECVRITAS REIPVBLICAE, victory advancing.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 364
Date to: Circa AD 375

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 1.89 g
Diameter: 18 mm

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Identified by: Wendy Scott

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: Valentinian I
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Obverse description: right facing diademed bust
Obverse inscription: DN VALENTINIANVS PF AVG

Reverse description: victory advancing with wreath OF / II in field
Reverse inscription: [SECRITAS REIPVBLICAE]

Fourth Century reverse type: SECVRITAS REI PVBLICAE
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Rutland (Unitary Authority)
District: Rutland (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: RUTLAND

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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

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