BH-0386A0: Roman coin: pierced nummus of the House of Valentinan

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COIN

Unique ID: BH-0386A0

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete copper-alloy nummus of the House of Valentinan (AD 364-378) dating to the period AD 364-378 (Reece Period 19). Illegible reverse. Uncertain mint. The flan has a double circular piecing behing the bust.

Evidence of reuse: Pierced

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: 1.36 g
Diameter: 14.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 26th November 2014 - Wednesday 26th November 2014

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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: House of Valentinian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Obverse description: Bust right
Obverse inscription: [...]

Reverse description: Illegible
Reverse inscription: [...]

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Reverse mint mark: [...]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)
District: North Hertfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Lilley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL1027
Four figure Latitude: 51.93065334
Four figure longitude: -0.40155844
1:25K map: TL1027
1:10K map: TL12NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BH
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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