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Unique ID: WAW-0A28E1

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A copper-alloy Roman radiate of Tetricus I, 'SPES PVBLICA' Spes walking left holding skirt on the reverse, uncertain mint (271-274 Reece Issue Period 13)

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 271
Date to: Circa AD 274

Dimensions and weight

Thickness: 1.21 mm
Weight: 2.3 g
Diameter: 19.24 mm
Quantity: 1

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Richard Henry - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Miss Emily Gough - [view all attributed records]

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 4341

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 facing right.
Obverse inscription: [...]TETRICVS AVG
Reverse description: Spes walking left holding skirt.
Reverse inscription: SPES P [VBLICA]
Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Status: Regular

A resized image of Roman coin: Radiate of Tetricus I

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Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands
County: Worcestershire
District: Wychavon
To be known as: Bredon Hill area

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector [scope notes]

References cited

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Created: Friday 2nd March 2012
Updated: Friday 2nd March 2012

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