BM-030831: Roman coin : nummus of Maximinus II, GENIO POP ROM (obverse)

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COIN

Unique ID: BM-030831

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper alloy nummus of Maximinus II (AD 305-13), dating to c. AD 310-3 (Reece Period 15). Reverse: GENIO POP ROM. Mint of Trier. RIC VI, p. 226, no. 845b.

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 313

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.22 g
Diameter: 20 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 31st October 2014

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Vincent Drost
Identified by: Mr Richard Ashford
Secondary identifier: Dr Vincent Drost

Other reference numbers

Other reference: TK 14/1230

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
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: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP MAXIMINVS P F AVG

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

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: GENIO POP ROM
Reverse mint mark: T F//PTR
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : VI p. 226, no. 845a

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: South Cambridgeshire (District)
To be known as: Little Eversden

Spatial coordinates


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

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