Seaton Down Hoard coin, nummus of Licinius I

Description
A nummus of the type that weighed 1/96 of a pound. Made in AD 317-324 in Cyzicus (Turkey). The coin was issued by Licinius I and depicts the god Jupiter and the text reads that Jupiter is the protector of the Emperor.
Accession Loan No.
20/2016/53
Collection Class
Devon archaeology
Common Name
Seaton Down Hoard coin, nummus of Licinius I
Simple Name
coin
Full Name
coin, nummus (1/96 of a pound) of Licinius I
Period Classification
Roman (43-410)
Production Year Low
317
Production Year High
324
Family Group

Material
copper alloy
Collector / Excavator
Alex Farnell, AC Archaeology
Collection Site Name
near Gatcombe Farm
Collection Parish
Seaton
Collection Town
Seaton
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe
Mint
Cyzicus
Issuer Person
Licinius I
Inscription / Transcription
; IOVI CONSERVATORI

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