WILT-ED6B98: Roman coin: Nummus of the House of Valentinian

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-ED6B98

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper-alloy Roman nummus of Valentinian I (AD 364-375), dating to the period AD 364-375 (Reece period 19). The reverse is a brockage of the obverse. Uncertain mint.

Find of note status

This has been noted as an interesting find by the recorder.

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
Weight: 1.84 g
Diameter: 17.38 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Hazel Fransch
Identified by: Miss Hazel Fransch
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM4793

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: Certain
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Obverse description: Diademed and draped bust facing right
Obverse inscription: DN VALENTIN[...]

Reverse description: Incuse diademed bust facing left
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: []//[]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Lacock

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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