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Roman Imperial: CM.6640-2007

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Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Constantine I The Great (AD 306-37) (Inferred)
Ruler: Licinius I (308-24) (Inferred)
Ruler: Licinius II (Struck in the name of)
Mint: Antioch
State: Roman Empire




History note: Ex Ritchie W. Post

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 19.42 mm
Image(width): 18.71 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Antioch

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2007-11-19) by The Post Family Trust


321 CE - 323 CE


Mint mark | X over | IIN over SMANTA

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Die Axis 315 degrees Weight 2.69 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Helmeted cuirassed bust of Licinius left with shield and spear

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Jupiter standing left, chlamys over left shoulder, leaning on sceptre holding Victory, an eagle left, head right with wreath in beak, a captive at right

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.6640-2007
Primary reference Number: 166203
RIC: 7.682.36
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 July 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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