SWYOR-F64105: Roman Coin; Nummus of Gratian, GLORIA NOVI SAECVLI

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COIN

Unique ID: SWYOR-F64105

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy Roman coin; a nummus of Gratian (AD 367-83), dating from AD 367 - 375 (Reece Period 19), GLORIA NOVI SAECVLI reverse type depicting the emperor standing facing holding a shield and standard. Mint of Arles. The coin is 16.5mm diameter, 1.2mm thick and 1.2g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.2 mm
Weight: 1.2 g
Diameter: 16.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 18th February 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Amy Downes
Identified by: Ms Amy Downes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS form number 3153

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: Gratian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Mint or issue place: Arelatum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bust right
Obverse inscription: illegible

Reverse description: Emperor standing facing forwards, holding shield and standard
Reverse inscription: [GLORIA NOVI SAECVLI]

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA NOVI SAECVLI
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Selby (District)
Parish or ward: Kirk Smeaton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE5015
Four figure Latitude: 53.62914976
Four figure longitude: -1.24541236
1:25K map: SE5015
1:10K map: SE51NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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