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COIN

Unique ID: DOR-ADA2B1

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A silver siliqua of Valens (AD 364 - 378) dating to AD 367 - 375 (Reece period 19). VRBS ROMA (Roma seated on a throne, holding a spear and Victory on a globe) reverse. Mint of Trier.
Mint mark: //TRPS.
Reference: RIC Volume IX, Trier 27b
Date: Roman
Diameter: 16.3 mm
Thickness: 1.15 mm
Weight: 1.43 g
Die axis: 12

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: 1.15 mm
Weight: 1.43 g
Diameter: 16.3 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Lucy Bevan
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCMS 019039

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Siliqua
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Valens
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Obverse description: Bust facing right, pearl diademed, draped and cuirassed
Obverse inscription: DN VALENS PF AVG

Reverse description: Roma seated on throne, holding a spear and Victory on a globe
Reverse inscription: VRBS ROMA

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Reverse mint mark: //TRPS.
Status: Regular

Coin references

  • RIC : IX Trier 27b

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: Purbeck (District)
Parish or ward: Bere Regis (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SY8296
Four figure Latitude: 50.76330752
Four figure longitude: -2.25658361
1:25K map: SY8296
1:10K map: SY86SW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
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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Audit data

Recording Institution: DOR
Created: 9 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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