WILT-FFF2F2: Roman coin: Nummus of MaximiaN

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A copper alloy Roman nummus of Maximianus dating to the period AD 305-307 (Reece period 15). PROVIDENTIA DEORVM QVIES AVGG reverse type depicting Providentia standing right, receiving olive branch from Quies standing left, holding sceptre. Mint: Trier. RIC: 673a

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 305
Date to: Exactly AD 307

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 7.84 g
Diameter: 26.15 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Grace Clark
Identified by: Miss Grace Clark

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSW 4950

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: Maximian I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Right facing bust, laureate in imperial mantle, holding olive branch and mappa.
Obverse inscription: [D N MAXIMIANO BEATISSIMO SEN AVG]

Reverse description: Providentia standing right, receiving olive branch from Quies standing left, holding sceptre.
Reverse inscription: [PROVIDENTIA DEORVM QVIES AVGG]

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: PROVIDENTIA DEORVM QVIES AVGG
Reverse mint mark: /S//F//STR
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : VI 673a

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Stratford Toney (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU0927
Four figure Latitude: 51.04228563
Four figure longitude: -1.87300201
1:25K map: SU0927
1:10K map: SU02NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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