PUBLIC-293AAF: copper alloy Roman Nummus of Maximianus[AD 286-310]

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Unique ID: PUBLIC-293AAF

Object type certainty: Certain
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A very worn complete copper alloy Roman Nummus of Maximianus[AD 286-310].Reece period 15.

Obverse:Laureate bust right.[MAX]IMIANVS N[OB...].

Reverse:Genius standing left.[GENIO POPVLI ROMANI].

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 286
Date to: Circa AD 310

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 7.95 g
Diameter: 26.68 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st January 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Paul Hill
Identified by: Mr Paul Hill

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: Maximian I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Obverse description: :Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: [MAX]IMIANUS N[OB...].

Reverse description: Genius standing left
Reverse inscription: [GENIO POPVLI ROMANI].

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Sussex (County)
District: Arun (District)
Parish or ward: Patching (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ0807
Four figure Latitude: 50.85244438
Four figure longitude: -0.46711013
1:25K map: TQ0807
1:10K map: TQ00NE
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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Updated: About one year ago

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