LEIC-E65AE5: LEIC-E65AE5: Roman coin: nummus of Licinius

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Unique ID: LEIC-E65AE5

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman copper alloy nummus of Licinius, 316 AD (Reece Period 15). Reverse: GENIO-POP ROM, Genius standing left holding patera and cornucopiae. Mint of Trier. RIC VII, p. 173, no. 121.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 316

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 1.98 g
Diameter: 20 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Leic Vol
Identified by: Ms Wendy Scott

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: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP LICINIVS P F AVG

Reverse description: Genius standing left with patera and cornucopia
Reverse inscription: GENIO-POP ROM

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: GENIO POP ROM
Reverse mint mark: T F//BTR
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: South Cambridgeshire (District)
Parish or ward: Boxworth (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL3460
Four figure Latitude: 52.22191536
Four figure longitude: -0.03975232
1:25K map: TL3460
1:10K map: TL36SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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