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Unique ID: SUR-EF6C60

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman copper alloy nummus of the house of Valentinian (AD 364-378 ), dating to AD 364-378 (Reece Period 19). Possibly [SECVRITAS REI PVBLICAE] reverse type depicting Victory advancing left holding wreath and palm. Mint unclear.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.4 mm
Weight: 1.84 g
Diameter: 15.9 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 17th February 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Simon Maslin
Identified by: Dr Simon Maslin

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: House of Valentinian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Reverse description: Victory advancing left with wreath and palm.
Reverse inscription: [SECVRITAS REI PVBLICAE]

Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Fourth Century reverse type: SECVRITAS REI PVBLICAE
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: South Oxfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Watlington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU6993
Four figure Latitude: 51.63158966
Four figure longitude: -1.00448728
1:25K map: SU6993
1:10K map: SU69SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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