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COIN

Unique ID: SWYOR-1D9B94

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

A copper alloy Roman coin; a Q radiate (half radiate) of Allectus (293 - 296) probably minted at the C mint, with a galley on the reverse.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa AD 293
Date to: Circa AD 296

Dimensions and weight

Thickness: 1.63 mm
Weight: 1.89 g
Diameter: 19.8 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st May 2010 - Tuesday 1st June 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Amy Downes - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Ms Amy Downes - [view all attributed records]

Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS form number 1260

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: Q radiate [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Ruler/issuer: Allectus [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296] [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Mint or issue place: C mint (Uncertain, England) [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Obverse description: Radiate bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP C ALLECT[VS P F AVG]
Reverse description: Galley
Reverse inscription: illegible
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Reverse mintmark: [Q] C
Status: Regular

A resized image of Roman coin; Q radiate of Allectus

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Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire And The Humber
County: Doncaster
District: Doncaster
Parish: Hampole

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE5109
Four figure Latitude: 53.575129 Four figure longitude: -1.231272
1:25K map: SE5109
1:10K map: SE50NW
WOEID: 22288
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

Adjacent Domesday Book places

Domesday data within 2 km of discovery point is surfaced via the excellent Open Domesday website.

References cited

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Created: Wednesday 22nd December 2010
Updated: Tuesday 4th September 2012

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