Unique ID: SUR-221A11

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

A worn radiate of Valerian or Gallienus.


Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 253
Date to: Circa AD 268

Dimensions and weight

Weight: 1.48 g
Diameter: 18.52 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 10th March 2010 - Wednesday 30th June 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David W Williams - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Mr David W Williams - [view all attributed records]

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 10.547

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: Valerian I [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Reece period: Period 12 [238-260] [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Obverse description: Radiate bust facing right
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Possibly three figures
Reverse inscription: Possibly CONCORDIA MILIT
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Status: Regular

A resized image of Roman coin: Radiate of Gallienus or Valerian

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Spatial metadata

Region: South West
County: Wiltshire
District: Wiltshire
Parish: Bishopstone

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU2579
Four figure Latitude: 51.50938 Four figure longitude: -1.641164
1:25K map: SU2579
1:10K map: SU27NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector [scope notes]
General landuse: Cultivated land[scope notes]

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Created: Wednesday 23rd June 2010
Updated: Wednesday 23rd June 2010

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