WAW-8BF8D3: Roman coin: siliqua of House of Valentinian (Obverse and reverse).

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COIN

Unique ID: WAW-8BF8D3

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

Roman coin: A silver siliqua of the House of Valenentinian dating to the period AD 364 to 378 (Reece Period 19). VRBS ROMA reverse type depicting Victory seated holding a spear and Victory on a globe.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 364
Date to: Exactly AD 378

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.02 g
Diameter: 16.32 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st January 2018 - Thursday 19th July 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Siliqua
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: House of Valentinian
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Obverse description: Bust facing right, draped and cuirassed.
Obverse inscription: [ ] P F AVG

Reverse description: Roma seated left on throne, holding Victory on globe and spear
Reverse inscription: [ ] ROMA

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Reverse mint mark: [ ]PSĀ·
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Worcestershire (County)
District: Wychavon (District)
Parish or ward: Childswickham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP0738
Four figure Latitude: 52.04035704
Four figure longitude: -1.89935746
1:25K map: SP0738
1:10K map: SP03NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Updated: 8 days ago

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