KENT-82F1D6: Licinius Nummus

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COIN

Unique ID: KENT-82F1D6

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A Roman copper-alloy nummus of Licinius I dating to the period AD 310 to 312 (Reece period 15). GENIO POP ROM reverse type depicting Genius standing left with patera and cornucopiae. Mint of London. RIC VII, p. 97, no. 3.

Diameter of 22.2mm, thickness of 1.4mm and weight of 3.9g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 310
Date to: Circa AD 312

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.4 mm
Weight: 3.9 g
Diameter: 22.2 mm

Rally details.

This object was found at Cliffe Metal Detecting Club Rally

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mrs Ruiha Smalley
Identified by: Miss Jennifer Jackson

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
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: laureate, cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP LICINIV[S PF AVG]

Reverse description: Genius, towered, standing left, loins draped, holding patera and cornucopiae.
Reverse inscription: [GENIO-PO]P ROM

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: GENIO POP ROM
Reverse mint mark: -*//PLN
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

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)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ7275
Four figure Latitude: 51.447866
Four figure longitude: 0.473816
1:25K map: TQ7275
1:10K map: TQ77NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 months ago

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