LIN-4B4591: Late Roman silver siliqua

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Unique ID: LIN-4B4591

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A late Roman silver siliqua of Eugenius (392-394). VIRTVS ROMANORVM reverse type depicting Roma seated left, holding transverse spear and globe and Victory. Mint of Trier. The coin has been clipped. RIC IX 106d.


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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 392
Date to: Circa AD 394

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.21 g
Diameter: 15 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Siliqua
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Eugenius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 21 [388-402]
Mint or issue place: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bearded, draped, and diademed bust right
Obverse inscription: DN EVGENIVS PF AVG

Reverse description: Roma seated enthroned left holding transverse spear in left hand, and globe and Victory in left.
Reverse inscription: VIRTVS ROMANORVM

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Reverse mint mark: TRPS
Status: Clipped
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : IX 106d

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Buslingthorpe area

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LIN
Created: 6 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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