HAMP-1F1BE8: Roman coin : nummus of Maximian Herculius

Rights Holder: Hampshire Cultural Trust
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Unique ID: HAMP-1F1BE8

Object type certainty: Certain
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A pierced Roman nummus of Maximian Herculius dating to AD 307-10 (Reece period 15), GENIO POP ROM reverse type depicting Genius standing left, holding patera and cornucopiae. Mint uncertain.

Evidence of reuse: Pierced

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 307
Date to: Circa AD 310

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.61 g
Diameter: 22.8 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Ms Katie Hinds

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Hampshire Cultural Trust Object Entry Form WINCM 720

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Maximian I
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Obverse description: Laureate, cuirassed bust right.
Obverse inscription: D N MAXIMIANO P F S AVG

Reverse description: Genius standing left, holding patera and cornucopiae.
Reverse inscription: GEN[IO]-POP R[OM]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: - // -
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: East Hampshire (District)
Parish or ward: Alton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7138
Four figure Latitude: 51.1368791
Four figure longitude: -0.98657453
1:25K map: SU7138
1:10K map: SU73NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: 6 months ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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