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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-6A1BD8

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy Roman nummus of Gratian (AD 367-383) dating to AD 367-378 (Reece period 19). SECURITAS REI PVBLICAE reverse type depicting victory advancing left with a wreath and palm. Possibly 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 378

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.7 mm
Weight: 2.36 g
Diameter: 18.5 mm

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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
Mint or issue place: Arles or Lyons (Valentinianic, 364-75)
Mint qualifier: Possibly
Obverse description: Bust, right.
Obverse inscription: DN GRATIANVS PF AVG

Reverse description: Victory advancing left holding wreath and palm.
Reverse inscription: SECVRITAS REI PVBLICAE

Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Reverse mint mark: -//[...]O[...]
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: Moulsford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU5783
Four figure Latitude: 51.54302702
Four figure longitude: -1.17946233
1:25K map: SU5783
1:10K map: SU58SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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