PUBLIC-411504: COIN

Rights Holder: Leonard Eeles
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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-411504

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper-alloy Roman nummus of Gratian (AD 367-383), dating to the period c.AD 367-375 ( Reece Period 19 ). GLORIA NO-VI SAECVLI reverse type depicting the Emperor standing facing , head left, holding labarum and resting hand on shield. Mint of Arles.

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: 1.4 mm
Weight: 1.8 g
Diameter: 16.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 2nd September 2012 - Sunday 2nd September 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Len Eeles
Identified by: Mr Len Eeles
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

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: Gratian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Mint or issue place: Arelatum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate,draped, and cuirassed bust facing right.
Obverse inscription: D N GRATIANVS A[VGG AVG].

Reverse description: Emperor standing facing ,head left, holding labarum and resting hand on shield.
Reverse inscription: [GLORIA NO-VI SAECVLI]

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA NOVI SAECVLI
Reverse mint mark: []//CON[]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: South Cambridgeshire (District)
Parish or ward: Carlton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL6254
Four figure Latitude: 52.1605039
Four figure longitude: 0.36693625
1:25K map: TL6254
1:10K map: TL65SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: While searching cultivated land.
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

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Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: 29 days ago
Updated: 28 days ago

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