Last updated: 28 October 2017
division of the Empire into East and West, the
institution of Diocletian's Tetrarchy, the creation of
Seccessionist Britain by the Usurper Augustus, Carausius,
and the subsequent Invasion and Restoration of Britain to
the Empire by Constantius. The re-opening of the London
Mint and its coinage issues. Significant events during
the Tetrarchy and its eventual dissolution
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Characteristics of the Coinage
Coin composition, mints, weight ranges, obverse and reverse depictions and inscriptions, markings, etc. Includes a chronology of coinage events. Go to the page.
British Invasion Coinage of Constantius
Detailed Information and Notes relating to the coinage produced in Gaul at the uncertain Mint manned by Lugdunese workers. Go to the page.
London Mint coinage categorized in RIC Vol. VI
Detailed Information and Notes relating to the coinage produced at the London Mint until the Dissolution of the Tetrarchy in 307. Go to the page.
LacusCurtius: Into the Roman World
Bill Thayer's Web site is a monumental online informational web site for students of Ancient Rome. It includes a section devoted to Roman Britain.
De Imperatoribus Romanis offers this facility which includes extensive biographies and bibliographical links. The Stemmata of the Emperors of the Tetrarchy.
London Mint coin data
London Mint: AD 296-325 - Ken Elks' online resource that includes a link to his Obverse & Reverse types and Legends page.
Comprehensive coin searching
Wildwinds - Dane Kurth's (Helvetica) outstanding search facility.
Coins not cataloged in RIC
Coins not in RIC - Lech Stepniewski's invaluable reference and research facility
Historical Reference Books
Coinage Reference Books
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