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Unique ID: WILT-41683D

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper-alloy Roman nummus of Licinius, dating to the period AD 317 (Reece period 15), IOVI CONSER-R-VATORI AVG reverse type depicting the Emperor standing looking left holding sceptre, thunderbolt and carried by eagle facing right. Mint of Aquileia. The coin appears to be unpublished in RIC. Cf RIC p. 373 no. 88 for similar reverse type.

Find of note status

This has been noted as an interesting find by the recorder.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 317
Date to: Circa AD 317

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.6 g
Diameter: 16.47 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Callum Paisnel
Identified by: Mr Callum Paisnel

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SWM2018-13

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: Aquileia
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate bust facing right
Obverse inscription: LICINIVS P AVG

Reverse description: Emperor standing looking left holding sceptre, thunderbolt and carried by eagle
Reverse inscription: IOVI CONSE [R VATORI] AVG

Die axis measurement: 8 o'clock
Fourth Century reverse type: IOVI CONSERVATORI AVG
Reverse mint mark: AQS
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Enford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU1351
Four figure Latitude: 51.25801683
Four figure longitude: -1.81508814
1:25K map: SU1351
1:10K map: SU15SW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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