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Unique ID: PUBLIC-3D207A
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
A Roman copper-alloyt radiate of Probus (AD 276-282) dating to the period AD 276-282 (Reece period 14). ADVEN-TVS AVG reverse type depicting the Emperor riding left, right arm raised, holding sceptre in left hand, at foot a captive. Mint of Rome.
As RIC 2, p.35, no.157.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Thickness: 1.81 mm
Weight: 3.8 g
Diameter: 23.82 mm
Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 14th July 2020
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Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate, helmeted, and cuirassed bust left holding spear over right shoulder, shield on left arm.
Obverse inscription: IMP PROB-VS AVG
Reverse description: Emperor riding left, right arm raised, holding sceptre in left hand, at foot a captive. This coin is very corroded in the central section.
Reverse inscription: ADVEN-TVS AVG
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Reverse mint mark: -/-//R(star)ς
Status qualifier: Certain
4 Figure: TL7748
Four figure Latitude: 52.1020147
Four figure longitude: 0.58287705
1:25K map: TL7748
1:10K map: TL74NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.
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