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COIN

Unique ID: SF-A572F1

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper-alloy Roman Nummus. Genio Pop Rom type stuck for Licinius I at the mint of London, AD307-17. Obverse is laureate and cuirassed bust right. Reverse is genius standing left, holding patera and cornucopiae. As RIC VI, p. 136, no. 209c. Diameter 23.33mm, Thickness 1.62mm, 3.91g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 307
Date to: Circa AD 317

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.62 mm
Weight: 3.91 g
Diameter: 23.33 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 24th January 2011

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Andy Woods
Identified by: Mr Andy Woods

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: WRW 003

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: Licinius I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 15 [296-317]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate and cuirassed bust right.
Obverse inscription: IMP LICINIVS PF AVG

Reverse description: Genius standing left, holding patera and cornucopiae.
Reverse inscription: GENIO POP ROM

Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: GENIO POP ROM
Reverse mint mark: -/*//PLN
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : VI 209c

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
To be known as: Near Bury St Edmunds

Spatial coordinates


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Updated: 7 years ago

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