KENT-97E544: GLORIA ROMANORVM nummus

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COIN

Unique ID: KENT-97E544

Object type certainty: Certain
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A worn and abraded Roman nummus (AE3) of Gratian (AD 367 - AD 383). Dating to 364-378 (Reece Period 19). GLORIA ROMANORVM reverse type depicting Emperor advancing right, holding standard and dragging captive. Uncertain mint.

Measurements: 18.9mm in diameter, 1.34mm thick and 2.86g in weight.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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: 1.34 mm
Weight: 2.86 g
Diameter: 18.9 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: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Gratian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: [D]N GRAT[IA]-NVS P F [AVG]

Reverse description: Emperor advancing right, holding standard and dragging captive
Reverse inscription: [GLORIA ROMANORVM]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
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 with Kingsdown (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TR3648
Four figure Latitude: 51.18248549
Four figure longitude: 1.37547946
1:25K map: TR3648
1:10K map: TR34NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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