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Martinian, c. August - Late September or Early October 324 A.D.
Licinius made Sextus Marcius Martinianus, his Master of Offices, emperor of the West to replace Constantine, whom he had officially deposed. Only a couple of months latter, Constantine defeated the Licinian army and trapped Licinius at Nicomedia. Constantia, Licinius I's wife and Constantine's sister, negotiated an honorable surrender and Constantine agreed to spare the lives of Licinius I, his son Licinius II and the co-emperor Martinian. Both emperors were executed in the spring of 325. Licinius II was executed in 326. For collectors attempting to obtain one coin of every emperor, Martinian is a challenge. His reign was only two months, only two mints and at Nicomedia only one officina produced his coinage.