NLM-B518C9: Roman Coin: Nummus of Licinius I

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-B518C9

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Copper alloy coin. Nummus of Licinius I (308-324), Genio Pop Rom issue of 308-313

Obverse description: Bust laureate cuirassed right, trimmed beard, seen from front.

Obverse inscription: IMP LICINIVS AVG

Reverse description: Genius standing left extending patera

Reverse inscription: GENIO POP ROM

Diameter: 23.2mm, Weight: 3.24gms, die axis: 6

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 308
Date to: Exactly AD 313

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.24 g
Diameter: 23.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 13th January 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM42086

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]
Obverse description: Bust laureate cuirassed right, trimmed beard, seen from front.
Obverse inscription: IMP LICINIVS AVG

Reverse description: Genius standing left extending patera
Reverse inscription: GENIO POP ROM

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Fourth Century reverse type: GENIO POP ROM
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Rudston

Spatial coordinates


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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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