NARC-74FF72: NARC-74FF72 : Nummus : Licinius

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COIN

Unique ID: NARC-74FF72

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete copper alloy Nummus of Licinius dating to AD 316 Reece Period 15. GENIO POP ROM reverse type depicting turreted Genius standing left, loins draped with himation, patera in right hand, cornucopiae in left. Mint of Trier.

Length: 20.53mm, Width: 9.36mm, Thickness: 1.23mm, Weight: 1.1g.

Reference : RIC VII, p. 173, no. 121.

The coin has been cut between 3-9 O'clock resulting in the loss of approx 60% of the coin.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 316

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 20.53 mm
Width: 9.36 mm
Thickness: 1.23 mm
Weight: 1.1 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Ellie Cox
Identified by: Miss Ellie Cox

Materials and construction

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

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: Trier
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Laureate cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: [IM]PLICINIVSP[FAVG] 

Reverse description: Turreted Genius standing left, loins draped with himation, patera in right hand, cornucopiae in left
Reverse inscription: GE[NIO/POPR]OM 

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Fourth Century reverse type: GENIO POP ROM
Reverse mint mark: T/F//BTR
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: East Northamptonshire (District)
Parish or ward: Titchmarsh (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL0180
Four figure Latitude: 52.40869212
Four figure longitude: -0.51664896
1:25K map: TL0180
1:10K map: TL08SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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