Reece Period 19 - c.364 - 378 AD

COIN
Unique ID:
PUBLIC-9A8ABB
Published Find published
 Chronology
Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 364
Date to: Circa AD 367
 Coin data (numismatics)
Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Valens
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 19 [364-378]
Mint or issue place: Arelatum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Diademed and draped bust right
Obverse inscription: D N VALEN-[S P F AVG]

Reverse description: Emperor advancing right holding standard and dragging captive
Reverse inscription: GLORIA RO-[MANORVM]

Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Fourth Century reverse type: GLORIA ROMANORVM
Reverse mint mark: OF II//CONST
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain
 Spatial data
Region: South East (European Region) 
County or Unitary authority: Medway (Unitary Authority) 
District: Medway (Unitary Authority) 
Parish or ward: Cliffe and Cliffe Woods (Civil Parish) 
 Description

A copper-alloy Roman nummus of Valens (AD 364-378) dating to the period AD 364-367 (Reece period 19). GLORIA ROMANORVM reverse type depicting the Emperor dragging a captive right holding labarum. Mint of Arles. As LRBC, p. 56, no. 480. Diameter: 19mm. Weight: 2.1g.

 Dimensions and weight
Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.4 mm
Weight: 1.48 g
Diameter: 17 mm
 Materials and construction
Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete
 Personal details
Recorded by: Mr David Clarke
Identified by: Mr David Clarke
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown
 Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 14th May 2017

 Coin references
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 Site
Medway History Finders MDC - Pasture

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