SF-65BDB6: SF-65BDB6

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COIN

Unique ID: SF-65BDB6

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper-alloy Roman nummus of the Tetrarchy, possibly of Maximinus II Daia (AD 305-313), dating to the period c.AD 308-313 (Reece period 15). Probably GENIO POP ROM reverse type depicting Genius standing left holding patera and cornucopiae. Unclear mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 308
Date to: Circa AD 313

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.53 mm
Weight: 2.44 g
Diameter: 21.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st April 2019

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Anna Booth
Identified by: Ms Anna Booth
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: Maximinus Daia
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Obverse description: Unclear laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP MAXIMINVS (P F AVG)

Reverse description: Genius standing left, holding patera and cornucopiae
Reverse inscription: [GENIO POP ROM]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: GENIO POP ROM
Reverse mint mark: [] []//[...N?...]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
To be known as: Market Weston

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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