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Record ID: BM-0443D7
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A gold Roman solidus of Constantius II (AD 323-361), dating to the period c.AD 347-348 (Reece period 18). VICTORIAE DD NN AVGG reverse type depicting Two Victories standing facing one another holding a wreath inscribed VOT/XX/MVLT/XXX. Mint of Trier. RIC VIII, p. 147, no. 132. This type is not recorded in Bland and Loriot (2010) amongst the 19 British finds of solidi noted by them for Constantius II.
Created on: Friday 8th April 2022
Last updated: Friday 8th April 2022
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Stiffkey', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: PUBLIC-091945
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A gold Roman solidus of Valentinian II (AD 375-392), dating to the period c.388-392 (Reece period 21). Obverse: D N VALENTINI-ANVS P F AVG, Diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust right. Reverse: VICTOR-IA AVGG, Two emperors, nimbate, seated facing, together holding globe. Behind and between them the upper portion of a Victory with outspread wings; between them below, a palm-branch Mint of Trier: T R//COM Hoxne no. 24; RIC IX, p. 30, no. 90(a)
Created on: Monday 20th December 2021
Last updated: Tuesday 11th January 2022
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Record ID: SF-C0305E
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A gold Roman solidus of Constantine III (AD 407-411), dating to the period c.AD 407-408 (Reece period 22). VICTORIA AAAVGGGG reverse type depicting the emperor standing right, holding standard and Victory on globe, trampling captive to right. Mint of Lyon. As RIC X, p. 347, no. 1506. Coin has same dies as MDC Monnaies de Collection sari (1 12 2017), lot 224.
Created on: Friday 30th October 2020
Last updated: Monday 21st June 2021
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Old Buckenham', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: ESS-A2E3E4
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Essex
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A gold Roman solidus of Honorius (AD 395-423), dating to the period c.AD 395-402 (Reece period 21). VICTORIA AVGGG reverse depicting the emperor standing right, holding a standard and victory-on-globe with his foot on a fallen captive. Mint of Milan: M D//COMOB. RIC X, p. 318, no.1206d.
Created on: Thursday 12th March 2020
Last updated: Monday 21st June 2021
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Record ID: BERK-8950CD
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: West Berkshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A gold Roman solidus of Theodosius I (AD 379-395), dating to the period AD 378-383 (Reece Period 20). VICTOR-IA AVGG reverse type depicting Two emperors seated facing, together holding a globe. Behind and between them the upper portions of a Victory with outspread wings, between them below a palm branch. Mint of Trier. As RIC IX, no. 50; Hoxne, no. 12.
Created on: Wednesday 22nd January 2020
Last updated: Thursday 23rd January 2020
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Brimpton', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: BM-06DAA9
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A gold Roman solidus of Anthemius (467-472), dating to the period c.AD 468-472 (Reece period 23). SALVS R-EIP-VBLICAE reverse type depicting Two Emperors standing facing holding spears and supporting a globe surmounted by a cross with pelleted ends between them. Mint of Rome. As RIC X, p. 414, no. 2835.
Created on: Thursday 16th January 2020
Last updated: Friday 12th June 2020
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Wantisden', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: KENT-5D0872
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A Gold solidus of Valentinian II (AD 375-392) dating the period c.378-383 (Reece Period 20). VICTOR-IA AVGG reverse type depicting Two draped emperors nimbate, seated facing on throne, one on right holding mappa in left hand and the two together holding globe. Behind a victory, below a palm branch. Mint of Milan (Mediolanum), -//COM. As Hoxne no. 16; RIC IX, pp. 77-78, nos. 5e/8(a1). Coin has slight post-depositional folding to one edge. Measurements: 20.34mm in diameter, 1.27mm thick and 4.47g in weight.
Created on: Wednesday 8th January 2020
Last updated: Wednesday 8th January 2020
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Record ID: PUBLIC-F8CB03
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: West Sussex
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A gold solidus of Constans (AD 333-350), dating to the period c.AD 340-350 (Reece period 17). VICTORIAE DD NN AVGG reverse type depicting Two Victories standing facing one another holding a wreath inscribed VOT/X/MVL/XX. Mint of Siscia. as RIC VIII, p. 358, no. 125. There is slight damage to the base of the flan when viewed from the obverse.
Created on: Wednesday 4th September 2019
Last updated: Monday 7th October 2019
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Record ID: NMS-453EDD
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A gold Roman solidus of Magnentius (AD 351-353), dating to the period c.AD 351 (Reece period 18). VICTORIA AVG LIB ROMANOR• reverse type depicting Victory right holding palm over left shoulder, Libertas standing left holding transverse sceptre, both of them holding the shaft of a trophy between them. Mint of Aquileia. As RIC VIII, p. 327, no. 137. Weight 4.27g.
Created on: Friday 2nd August 2019
Last updated: Wednesday 6th May 2020
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Record ID: OXON-5E3E68
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Essex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A gold Pseudo-Imperial solidus attributed to the Visigoths in Gaul, imitating a Roman Imperial coin of the emperor Libius Severus (Severus III) (AD 461-465), dating to the period c. AD 461-470 (Reece period 23). VICTORIA AVGGG reverse type depicting the Emperor standing facing holding long cross and Victory on a globe, right foot on head of a human headed serpent. Prototype of the mint of Ravenna. Cf. RIC X, p. 459, no. 3754; MEC, p.436, nos.174-176.
Created on: Wednesday 10th July 2019
Last updated: Friday 31st January 2020
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Record ID: SOM-A557C8
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Somerset
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A Roman gold solidus of Constantine I (AD 306-337), dating to the period c.AD 313-315 (Reece period 15). VIRTVS AVGVSTI N reverse type depicting the Emperor galloping right, spearing enemy, second enemy with shield below horse. Mint of Trier. As RIC VII, p. 167, no. 36. This coin type is not listed in Bland and Loriot's corpus of Roman gold coins found in Britain (Bland and Loriot, 2010) and is only the fourth gold coin on the PAS dating to the Tetrarchic period.
Created on: Friday 7th June 2019
Last updated: Monday 10th June 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Wanstrow CP', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: KENT-EAED29
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A gold solidus of Valentinian I (364-375), dating to 367-375. (Reece period 19), VICTORIA AVGG reverse bearing two Emperors seated facing, together holding a globe. Behind and between them the upper portion of a Victory with outspread wings; between them and below, a palm branch. Minted in Trier, //TROBS. RIC IX, p.16, no:17b4. Measurements: Diameter: 21.12mm, Thickness: 1.12mm, Weight: 4.48g.
Created on: Friday 17th May 2019
Last updated: Tuesday 25th June 2019
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Record ID: KENT-E91C23
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A gold solidus of Honorius (395 - 423), dating to 395-402. (Reece period 22), VICTORIA AVGGG reverse bearing the emperor standing right, holding a standard and victory-on-globe with his foot on a fallen captive, minted in Milan, M-D//COMOB. RIC X, p. 318, no:1206 d. Measurements: Diameter: 20.98mm, Thickness: 0.99mm, Weight: 4.45g.
Created on: Friday 17th May 2019
Last updated: Tuesday 25th June 2019
Spatial data recorded.


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Record ID: SF-193352
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A gold Roman solidus of Valentinian III (AD 425-455), dating to AD 440-450 (Reece Period 22). VICTORI-A AVGGG reverse type depicting Emperor standing facing holding long cross and Victory on globe; right foot on human-headed coiled serpent. Mint of Rome. As RIC X, p. 366, no. 2014. The coin is slightly bent and has a crack on the edge.
Created on: Wednesday 30th January 2019
Last updated: Thursday 18th June 2020
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Wantisden', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: BERK-2DE64C
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Oxfordshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A complete Roman gold solidus of Theodosius I (AD 379-395), dating to the period AD 379-383 (Reece Period 20). VICTOR-IA AVGG reverse type depicting Two emperors, nimbate, seated facing on throne, the one on the right holding mappa and together holding globe. Between and behind, a Victory with outspread wings; below, a palm branch. Mint of Milan: -//COM. As Hoxne, no. 17; RIC IX, pp. 77-78, nos. 5f, 8b.
Created on: Monday 20th November 2017
Last updated: Monday 20th November 2017
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'South Oxfordshire', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: DENO-75191A
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Nottinghamshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A gold Roman solidus of Gratian (AD 367 - 383), dating to the period AD 375-378 (Reece Period 19). VICTOR-IA AVGG reverse type depicting Two emperors seated facing, together holding a globe. Behind and between them the upper portion of a Victory with outspread wings; between them below, a palm branch. Mint of Trier. As RIC IX, p. 21, no. 39d; Hoxne, no. 9.
Created on: Wednesday 18th October 2017
Last updated: Monday 23rd October 2017
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Record ID: BERK-1727E2
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Oxfordshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A gold Roman Solidus of Valentinian I(AD 364-375), dating to the period AD 364-367 (Reece period 19). RESTITVTOR REIPVBLICAE reverse type depicting the Emperor standing right holding standard and Victory on a globe. Mint of Antioch. As RIC IX, p. 272, no. 2b.
Created on: Thursday 9th March 2017
Last updated: Friday 24th March 2017
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Record ID: PUBLIC-EA5CD7
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A gold Roman solidus of Theodosius I (AD 379-395), dating to the period AD 394-395 (Reece period 21). VICTORIA AVGGG reverse type depicting Emperor standing right holding standard and Victory on a globe, trampling on captive. Mint of Milan. As RIC IX p.84, no. 35a.
Created on: Monday 12th December 2016
Last updated: Thursday 13th December 2018
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Record ID: BERK-B04178
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Oxfordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete gold Roman solidus of Theodosius I (AD 379-395), dating to the period AD 388-392. Reece Period 21. Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right. Rev. VICTOR-IA AVGG. Two emperors, nimbate, seated facing on throne, the one on the right holding mappa and together holding globe. Between and behind, a Victory with outspread wings; below, a palm branch. Mint-mark T - R //COM. RIC IX Trier 90b.
Created on: Tuesday 15th November 2016
Last updated: Monday 24th April 2017
Spatial data recorded.


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Record ID: HAMP-061358
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Wokingham
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Roman gold solidus of Valentinian I (AD 364-75), RESTITVTOR REI PVBLICAE reverse depciting the emperor in military attire standing, head facing right, holding labarum ornamented with Chi-Ro and victory on globe. Mint of Trier, dating to the first period (25 February AD 364 - 24th August AD 367). Sear suggests a more precise date of AD 364. Reece period 19. Reference: RIC volume IX, p.13, no.1(a) 1a (A) 7; Sear 19244.
Created on: Monday 7th November 2016
Last updated: Monday 7th November 2016
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Arborfield and Newland', grid reference and parish protected.


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