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COIN

Unique ID: SF-8B163D

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A copper-alloy Roman radiate or nummus of an unclear ruler, dating to AD 260-400. Reverse type unclear depicting a standing figure left. Mint unclear.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 260
Date to: Circa AD 402

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.66 mm
Weight: 3.09 g
Diameter: 21.19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 2nd October 2019

Personal details

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate or nummus
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Unclear bust right.
Obverse inscription: [...]VS[...]

Reverse description: Unclear standing figure.
Reverse inscription: [...]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Reverse mint mark: []//[]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Offton

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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