LEIC-054CD6: 054CD6 Roman silver coin of Philip I

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Unique ID: LEIC-054CD6

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

Roman silver radiate, 23mm in diameter.


Pre P.A.S. Identification

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: With finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 244
Date to: AD 249

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 23 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 30th October 2001

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 813

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate or nummus
Denomination qualifier: Probably
Ruler/issuer: Philip I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 12 [238-260]
Obverse description: Right facing bust of Philip I wearing a radiate crown.
Obverse inscription: IMPPHILIPVSAVGVSTVS

Reverse description: Left facing seated figure of Fortuna
Reverse inscription: [FORTVNA REDVX]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7017
Four figure Latitude: 52.746099
Four figure longitude: -0.96447
1:25K map: SK7017
1:10K map: SK71NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: With finder
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

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Audit data

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Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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