ESS-E75E4D: Roman coin: nummus of Maximinus Daia Augustus

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COIN

Unique ID: ESS-E75E4D

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper-alloy Roman nummus of Maximinus Daia Augustus (Caesar in the East from AD 305 - 308, Augustus in the East from AD 310 - 313) dating from c. AD 307 - 312. As RIC VI 105. GENIO POP ROM reverse type.

Reverse is Genius standing left holding cornucopiae and patera. PLN in exergue

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 307
Date to: Circa AD 312

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.7 mm
Weight: 4 g
Diameter: 23.2 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Sophie Flynn
Identified by: Ms Sophie Flynn

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: Maximinus Daia
Obverse description: Laureate and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP MAXIMINVS P AVG

Reverse description: Genius standing left holding cornucopiae and patera
Reverse inscription: GENIO POP ROM

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: GENIO POP ROM
Reverse mint mark: [?] / * // PLN
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)
District: East Hertfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Standon (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL3922
Four figure Latitude: 51.87924776
Four figure longitude: 0.01795197
1:25K map: TL3922
1:10K map: TL32SE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
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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Created: 9 months ago
Updated: 8 months ago

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