IOW-88DA77: Nummus of Valens (364-75).

Rights Holder: Frank Basford
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COIN

Unique ID: IOW-88DA77

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Nummus of Valens (364-75).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.95 g
Diameter: 15 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 18th December 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Frank Basford
Identified by: Dr Malcolm Lyne
Secondary identifier: Mr Frank Basford

Other reference numbers

Other reference: IOW2005-8-2

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Valens
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Possibly
Obverse description: Bust pearl-diademed and draped right
Obverse inscription: DNVALEN[SPFAVG

Reverse description: Victory advancing left holding wreath

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Isle of Wight

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Metal detecting rally
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: IOW
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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