KENT-898A19: Heavily worn gloria romanorum nummus

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Unique ID: KENT-898A19

Object type certainty: Certain
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A highly worn and degraded Roman nummus (AE3) probably from the House of Valentinian c. AD 364 to 378 (Reece Period 19). possibly [GLORIA ROMANORVM] reverse type depicting Emperor advancing right, holding standard and dragging captive.

Measurements: 15.7mm in diameter, 1.78mm thick and 1.78g in weight.

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: 1.78 mm
Weight: 1.78 g
Diameter: 15.7 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Jo Ahmet
Identified by: Mr Jo Ahmet

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

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]
Obverse description: Illegible
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Emperor advancing right, holding standard and dragging captive?
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Dover (District)
Parish or ward: Ringwould (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TR3547
Four figure Latitude: 51.17392062
Four figure longitude: 1.36054382
1:25K map: TR3547
1:10K map: TR34NE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 24 days ago
Updated: 23 days ago

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