BH-941FF6: Roman coin: nummus of the House of Valentinian

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COIN

Unique ID: BH-941FF6

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper-alloy nummus of the House of Valentinian dating to the period AD 364 to 378 (Reece period 19). GLORIA ROMANORVM reverse type depicting Emperor advancing right dragging captive and holding standard. Mint unclear.

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: 1.98 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 11th February 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Philippa Walton
Identified by: Dr Philippa Walton

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: House of Valentinian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Obverse description: Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: [...]

Reverse description: Emperor advancing right dragging captive and holding standard
Reverse inscription: [GLORIA ROMANORVM]

Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA ROMANORVM
Reverse mint mark: -/-//[...]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)
District: North Hertfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Kelshall (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL3137
Four figure Latitude: 52.01596975
Four figure longitude: -0.0924878
1:25K map: TL3137
1:10K map: TL33NW
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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