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Unique ID: ESS-406E56

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Copper alloy Roman nummus of Valens.Kent LRBC, page 47, 104 etc.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 367
Date to: Circa AD 375

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.48 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Caroline McDonald
Identified by: Dr Ian Leins

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

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: Certain
Obverse description: Diademed bust facing right
Obverse inscription: [DN] VALEN S P F AVG

Reverse description: Victory facing left
Reverse inscription: GLORIA RO[MANORVM]

Reverse mint mark: //T[...]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Chelmsford (District)
Parish or ward: Broomfield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL6911
Four figure Latitude: 51.772161
Four figure longitude: 0.448028
1:25K map: TL6911
1:10K map: TL61SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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