SUSS-B52E56: An incomplete copper alloy Roman Nummus of Licinius I AD.308-324, Reece period 15, London mint, GENIO POP ROM reverse, AD.315.

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COIN

Unique ID: SUSS-B52E56

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An incomplete copper alloy Roman Nummus of Licinius I AD.308-324, Reece period 15, London mint, GENIO POP ROM reverse, AD.315.

Obverse, Laureate bust right, [IMP] LICINIVS PF A[VG]

Reverse, Genius with modius standing left, loins draped with himaton, patera in r.hand, cornucopiae in l. hand S/F with MSL in exergue GENIO [POP] ROM,

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 315
Date to: Circa AD 315

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 17.9 mm
Width: 17.65 mm
Weight: 1.21 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 31st July 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Edwin Wood
Identified by: Mr Edwin Wood

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

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 bust right
Obverse inscription: [IMP] LICINIVS PF A[VG]

Reverse description: Genius with modius standing left, loins draped with himaton, patera in r.hand, cornucopiae in l. hand
Reverse inscription: GENIO [POP] ROM,

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: GENIO POP ROM
Reverse mint mark: S/F with MSL in exergue
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
Parish or ward: Fleet Marston (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP7715
Four figure Latitude: 51.82832029
Four figure longitude: -0.88406706
1:25K map: SP7715
1:10K map: SP71NE
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: finds brought in for recording
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Updated: About one year ago

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