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COIN

Unique ID: LANCUM-2E9504

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated

Late Roman radiate copy of Tetricus I dating from c. AD271-274.

RIC 5 (Tetricus I), 148

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Post AD 270
Date to: Ante AD 274

Dimensions and weight

Length: 21.13 mm
Width: 21.13 mm
Thickness: 1.06 mm
Diameter: 21.13 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st May 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Dot Boughton - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Mrs Dot Boughton - [view all attributed records]
Secondary identifier: Dr David Shotter - [ view all attributed records]

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Completeness: Complete [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus) [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Ruler/issuer: Tetricus I [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275] [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Obverse description: radiate bust right
Obverse inscription: [IMP C TETRICV]S P F AVG
Reverse description: Virtus standing
Reverse inscription: VIRTVS AVGG
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Status: Contemporary copy (Barbarous radiate)

Coin references

  • RIC : 5 (Tetricus I) 148
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Spatial metadata

Region: North West
County: Cumbria

To be known as: Barrow

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector [scope notes]
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland[scope notes]
Specific landuse: Character undetermined[scope notes]

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Created: Wednesday 13th August 2008
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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