LVPL-B8DB77: Roman nummus of the House of Valentinian

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-B8DB77

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman nummus of Valentinian I (364-375) or Valens (364-378). Reverse: [GLORIA RO]MANORVM; Emperor advancing right, holding standard and dragging captive. Reece period 19. In exergue: OF I/[..]. AD 364-378.

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 378

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.95 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st August 2017 - Thursday 14th September 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

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: House of Valentinian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Obverse description: Diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right.
Obverse inscription: D N V[ALE]N[…]AVG

Reverse description: Emperor advancing right, holding standard and dragging captive.
Reverse inscription: [GLORIA RO]MANORVM

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA ROMANORVM
Reverse mint mark: OF I/[..].
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Legsby

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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