BM-324BF8: Roman coin : siliqua of Julian (obverse)

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COIN

Unique ID: BM-324BF8

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Silver siliqua of Julian (AD 355-363), dating to AD 360-363 (Reece Period 18). Reverse: VOTIS V MVLTIS X in wreath. Mint of Lyon. RIC VIII, p. 193, no. 218.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.45 g
Diameter: 14 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 17th August 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Vincent Drost
Identified by: Mr Richard Ashford
Secondary identifier: Dr Vincent Drost

Other reference numbers

Other reference: RL 15/0344

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: Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: FL CL IVLIA-NVS P P AVG

Reverse description: Wreath
Reverse inscription: VOTIS/V/MVLTIS/X within wreath

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: LV[G]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : VIII p. 193, no. 218

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: Huntingdonshire (District)
To be known as: Godmanchester area

Spatial coordinates


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

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BM
Created: Wednesday 11th November 2015
Updated: Wednesday 11th November 2015

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