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ID:     273-457
Type:     Roman Imperial
Issuer:     Licinius I
Date Ruled:     A.D. 308-324
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     nummus
Date Struck:     AD 311
Diameter:     24 mm
Weight:     4.5 g
Obverse Legend:     DIVO MAXIMIANO
Obverse Description:     veiled bust right
Reverse Legend:     MEM DIVI MAXIMIANI
Reverse Description:     Eagle surmounting domed shrine with closed doors; ? in field;
Mint:     Thessalonica
Primary Reference:     RIC VI 048
Photograph Credit:     Anonymous
Notes:     rated R5 in RIC ("Small and extremely rare issue") but that seems a bit overdone. Mint mark unlisted, but mentioned in footnote