FASAM-94174F: Roman coin: Barbarous Radiate obv

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COIN

Unique ID: FASAM-94174F

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper-alloy barbarous radiate, dating to c. AD 275-85 (Reece Period 14), [ ], Male figure holding spear and shield. Unclear prototype.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 275
Date to: Circa AD 285

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.11 g
Diameter: 16 mm

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Radiate (Barbarous)
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Obverse description: Radiate, (draped and cuirassed) right
Obverse inscription: [ ... ]

Reverse description: Male figure standing left, holding [ ] in right hand and spear and shield in left
Reverse inscription: [ ]

Die axis measurement: 4 o'clock
Status: Contemporary copy (Barbarous radiate)

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Ashford (District)
Parish or ward: Charing (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ9549
Four figure Latitude: 51.2069138
Four figure longitude: 0.79018799
1:25K map: TQ9549
1:10K map: TQ94NE
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Recording Institution: FASAM
Created: 11 months ago
Updated: 11 months ago

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