HAMP-71D277: Roman coin : nummus of the House of Valentinian

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-71D277

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete Roman nummus of the House of Valentinian, SECVRITAS REI PVBLICAE reverse type depicting Victory advancing left holding wreath and palm and dating to the period AD 364-78 (Reece period 19). Mint uncertain.

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
Weight: 1.31 g
Diameter: 18.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 13th January 2019 - Sunday 13th January 2019

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Ms Katie Hinds

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Hampshire Cultural Trust Object Entry Form WINCM 804

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: House of Valentinian
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Obverse description: Diademed draped cuirassed bust right.
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Victory advancing left holding wreath and palm.
Reverse inscription: [SE]CVRITAS REI PV[BLICAE]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: SECVRITAS REI PVBLICAE
Reverse mint mark: R F // [...]
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: West Oxfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Aston, Cote, Shifford and Chimney (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP3702
Four figure Latitude: 51.71551524
Four figure longitude: -1.46584068
1:25K map: SP3702
1:10K map: SP30SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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