BERK-5A1FF8: Roman coin: Nummus of Arcadius

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COIN

Unique ID: BERK-5A1FF8

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A complete but worn copper alloy Roman nummus (AE4) of Arcadius (AD 388-402), dating to AD 388-392 (Reece Period 21). VICTORIA AVGGG reverse type. Mint of Lyon.

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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 388
Date to: Circa AD 392

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.3 mm
Weight: 1 g
Diameter: 12.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 23rd April 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Anni Byard
Identified by: Miss Anni Byard

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 2017.295

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: Arcadius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 21 [388-402]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: (...) ARCADIVS (...)

Reverse description: Victory advancing left with wreath and palm
Reverse inscription: VICT(...)

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: VICTORIA AVGG
Reverse mint mark: - // LVG(..)
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

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