COIN

Unique ID: DUR-0F7678

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

A worn copper alloy radiate of 3rd century date, possibly of Tetricus I. The coin is very worn and therefore, not further identifiable.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

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: Circa AD 250
Date to: Circa AD 280

Dimensions and weight

Weight: 2.4 g
Diameter: 18.63 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 25th March 2012

Rally details.

This object was found at Brampton and Longtown Rotary Club Rally 2012 held Sunday 25th March 2012

Personal details

Recorded by: Miss Emma Morris - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Miss Emma Morris - [view all attributed records]

Other reference numbers

Other reference: No. 2

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: 3rd century radiate [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Obverse description: Radiate bust facing right
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Illegible
Reverse inscription: Illegible
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Status: Regular

A resized image of Coin: Radiate of uncertain ruler

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Spatial metadata

Region: North West
County: Cumbria
District: Carlisle
Parish: Hayton

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: NY5159
Four figure Latitude: 54.92327 Four figure longitude: -2.76606
1:25K map: NY5159
1:10K map: NY55NW
WOEID: 26345310
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]

References cited

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Created: Wednesday 2nd May 2012
Updated: Wednesday 2nd May 2012

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