BERK-57CD9B: Roman coin: Siliqua of Julian II

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Unique ID: BERK-57CD9B

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A silver (tarnished) Roman siliqua of Julian II, dating to the period AD 360-363. Reece period 18. VOTIS V MVLTIS X reverse type, mint of Lyon. c.f Sear (1988) 4070. Cf. RIC, vol. VIII, no. 295, Hoxne, no. 93.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 360
Date to: Circa AD 363

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.34 mm
Weight: 2.1 g
Diameter: 16.86 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st September 2014 - Tuesday 11th November 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Anni Byard
Identified by: Miss Anni Byard

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 2014.520

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Siliqua
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Julian
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 18 [348-364]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: FL CL IVLIANVS PP AVG

Reverse description: Inscription in wreath
Reverse inscription: VOTIS V MVLTIS X

Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Reverse mint mark: //LVG
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Vale of White Horse (District)
Parish or ward: Wootton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP4800
Four figure Latitude: 51.69670303
Four figure longitude: -1.30690621
1:25K map: SP4800
1:10K map: SP40SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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