PUBLIC-DAB532: Licinius obv

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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-DAB532

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A billon argenteus of LICINIUS I. Obv; IMP LICINIVS AVG, Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust left, holding mappa and sceptre. Rev; IOVI CONSERVATORI, Eagle standing right, bearing Licinius who is carrying a thunderbolt and sceptre. STR in exergue. Struck 313 AD. Trier mint. RIC VII, p. 182, no. 212.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 313
Date to: Circa AD 313

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.5 g
Diameter: 20 mm

Personal details

Recorded by: Mr Tony Laverack
Identified by: Mr Tony Laverack
Secondary identifier: Dr Vincent Drost

Materials and construction

Primary material: Base Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Argenteus
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Licinius I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust left, holding mappa and sceptre.
Obverse inscription: IMP LICINIVS AVG

Reverse description: Eagle standing right, carrying emperor holding thunderbolt and sceptre.
Reverse inscription: IOVI CONSER-VATORI AVG

Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
Fourth Century reverse type: IOVI CONSERVATORI
Reverse mint mark: //STR
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : VII Trier 211

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Hayton

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Whilst detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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