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Unique ID: GLO-BE466E

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95 base metal coins (amended version of catalogue on file at BM). Summary:

Central empire

 

Gallienus, AD 260-68

10

Salonina

2

Claudius II, AD 268-70

8

Divus Claudius II

1

Quintillus, AD 270

2

   

Gallic empire

 

Postumus, AD 260-9

2

Victorinus, AD 269-71

17

Tetricus I, AD 271-4

18

            Tetricus II

13

Uncertain Gallic empire

15

Irregular 1

Uncertain emperor (inc. frags)

6

   

Total

95


CATALOGUE for coin hoard GLO-BE466E 2021 T870 [to be amended]
This hoard is an addendum to GLO-756722 2018T124 

Central Empire 
Gallienus, AD 260-68
All mints are Rome unless stated 


No.    Obv    Reverse    Reverse inscription   
1. GALLIENVS AVG    Victory standing left, holding wreath and palm     VICTORIA EAT        Silver washed
2. [GALLIEN]VS AVG    Sol walking left, holding whip and raising right hand, S in left field     ORIEN[S AVG]    Silver washed
3. GALLIENVS] AVG   Mars standing left, holding olive-branch, spear and shield, A in left field  MA[RTI PACIFERO]  Silver washed 
4. GALL[IENVS AV]G    Mars standing left, holding olive-branch, spear and shield    M[ARTI PACI]FERO  Silver washed 
5. [GALLIENVS AVG]    Mars standing left, holding olive-branch, spear and shield    MA[RTI PACIFERO]     
6.  GALLIEN[VS A]VG Fortuna standing left, holding rudder on globe and cornucopiae, ς in right field FORTV[NA RED]VX Silver washed
7. GALLIENVS AVG    Salus standing right feeding serpent in arms    SALVS AVG    
8.  GALLIENVS [AVG]    Doe walking right    [DIANAE] CONS AVG   
9.   GALLIENVS [AVG]    Stage walking left, looking right     D[IANA]E CONS AVG in ex X 

Salonina 260-268
Rome mint 


No.    Obv    Reverse    Reverse inscription    
10.S[A]LONIN[A AVG] Fecunditas standing left with hand over child left, holding cornucopiae, A or Δ to right  FECVNDITAS [AVG]    

Claudius II 268-270
All mint a Rome unless stated 


No.    Obv    Reverse    Reverse inscription   
11.        IMP C CLAVDIVS AVG    Jupiter standing, holding thunderbolt and scepter    [I]OVI VICTO[RI]      Silver washed
12.        IMP CLAVDIVS AVG    Laetitia standing left, holding wreath and anchor    LAETITIA AVG in ex XII   Silver washed 
13.        IMP CLAVDIVS AVG    Victory standing left with wreath and palm branch. A in left field    [VICTO]RIA AVG    
14.        IMP C CLAVDIVS AVG    Libertas standing left, holding pileus and vertical sceptre    [LIB]ERT AVG     Silver washed 
15.        IMP C CLAVDIVS AVG    soldier standing left, holding spear and branch, at foot a shield    VIRTVS AVG      Silver washed 
16.        [IMP] C CLAVDIVS AVG    Annona standing left, foot on prow, with corn ears and cornucopiae    ANNON[A] AVG      
17.        IMP CLAVDIVS [AVG]    Mars walking right, holding spear and trophy. H in right field    MARS VLTOR     Silver washed 

Divus Claudius

No.    Obv    Reverse    Reverse inscription     Wt    Dm    other
18.        [DIV]O CLAVDIO    altar with flames above, front divided into two sections     [CONSECRA]TIO    2.95    18    

Quintillus, AD 270 278

No.    Obv    Reverse    Reverse inscription    
19.        [IMP QV]INTILLVS AVG    Fides standing left, holding two standards    [FIDE]S MI[LIT] in ex S     Milan mint 
20.        IMP CM AVR CL Q[VINTILLVS AVG]    Pax standing left, holding olive branch and transverse sceptre, A in left field    PAX AVGVSTI  Rome mint  Silver washed 

Gallic empire
All of the following coins are heavily corroded unless otherwise stated 
Postumus, AD 260-269


No.    Obv    Reverse    Reverse inscription 
21.        IMP C POSTVMVS P P AVG    Victory standing right, with wreath and palm    COS IIII      Cologne mint
Silver washed 
22.        […]    Possibly Moneta standing left, holding cornucopiae and (possibly) scales    […]   
23.        […]    Figure facing left     […]    

Victorinus, AD 269-271

No.    Obv    Reverse    Reverse inscription    
24.        IMP C VICTORINVS PF AVG    Sol walking left, holding whip and raising right hand    ORIENS AVGG   
25.    [IMP] C VICTOR[INVS PF AVG] Virtus standing right, holding spear, and resting hand on shield VIRTV[S AVG] Silver washed 
26.        [IMP C] VICT[ORINVS PF AVG]    Virtus standing right, holding spear, and resting hand on shield    [VI]R[TVS AVG]     
27.        [IMP C VICTORINVS PF AVG]    Virtus standing right, holding spear, and resting hand on shield    [VIRTVS AVG]    
28.        [IMP C V]ICT[OR[INVS PF AVG]    Virtus standing right, holding spear, and resting hand on shield    [VIRTVS AVG]   
29.        IMP C VI[CTORINVS PF AVG]    Salus feeding serpent rising from altar    [SALVS AVG],    
30.        […]    Victoria walking left, holding wreath and palm branch    [VICTORIA AVG]      
31.        [IMP C VI]CTO[RINVS] PF AVG    Salus standing left, feeding serpent rising from altar    [SALVS AVG]       
32.        IMP C VICTO[RINVS PF AVG]    Salus standing left, feeding serpent rising from altar    SAL[VS AV]G      
33.        [IMP] C VIC[TORINVS PF AVG]    Salus standing left, feeding serpent rising from altar    [SALVS AV]G     
34.        [IMP C VICTORINVS PF] AVG    Salus standing right, feeding serpent in arms    [SAL]VS [AVG]      


Tetricus I, AD 271-274

No.    Obv    Reverse    Reverse inscription     
35.        IMP TETR[ICVS P F AVG]    Hilaritas standing left, holding long branch and cornucopia    H[IL]AR[ITAS AVGG]   
36.        [IMP] TETR[ICVS P F AVG]    Possibly Hilaritas standing left, holding long branch and cornucopia    H[ILARITAS AVG]G   
37.        [IMP TET]RICVS P F AVG    Hilaritas standing left, holding long branch and cornucopia    [HILARITAS AVG]G      
38.        [IM]P TETRICVS [P F AVG]    Possibly Hilaritas standing left, holding long branch and cornucopia    […]        
39.        […]    Pax standing left holding wreath and sceptre    […]    
40.        [IM]P TET[RICVS P F AVG] Spes walking left, holding flower in right hand and raising robe with left hand SPES PVBLICA   
41.        [IMP TETRICVS P F AVG] Spes walking left, holding flower in right hand and raising robe with left hand SP[ES PVBLICA]   
42.        [IMP] T[ETRICVS PF AVG] Spes walking left, holding flower in right hand and raising robe with left hand SPE[S PVBLICA]  
43.        IMP [TETRIC]VS PF AVG    Virtus standing left with shield & spear    [VIRT]VS [AVGG]    
44.        [IMP TETRI]CVS [PF AVG    Victory walking left, holding wreath & palm    VICTORIA AVG   
45.        [IMP] TETR[ICVS PF AVG]    Salus standing left, feeding serpent arising from altar    [SALVS AVGG]    
46.        [IMP] TETR[ICVS PF AVG]    Salus standing left, feeding serpent arising from altar    [SALVS AVGG]     
47.        IMP TETRICVS [PF AVG]    Pax standing left holding wreath and sceptre    [PA]X AVGG     
48.        […]    Possibly Salus standing left, feeding serpent arising from altar    […]   
49.        [IMP TE]TRICVS [PF AVG]    Possibly Salus standing left, feeding serpent arising from altar    […]     
50.        [IMP TETR]ICVS PF [AVG]    Female figure standing     […]    
51.        [IMP] TETRIC[VS PF AVG]    Female figure standing     […]     
52.        IMP TETRICVS [PF AVG]    Female figure standing     […]  

Tetricus II, AD 272-274

No.    Obv    Reverse    Reverse inscription     Wt    Dm    other
53.        [C PIV ESV TETRICVS CAES]    Spes walking left, holding flower and raising skirt    [SPES AVGG]      
54.        [C PIV ESV TET]RICVS CAES    Spes walking left, holding flower and raising skirt    [SPES] […]       
55.        [C PIV ESV TETRICVS CAES]    Spes walking left, holding flower and raising skirt    [SPE]S [A]V[GG]        
56.        C PIV ESV [TETRICVS CAES]    Spes walking left, holding flower and raising skirt    [SPES] […]      
57.        [C PIV E]SV TETRICVS [CAES]    Spes walking left, holding flower and raising skirt    SPES AVGG     
58.        [C PIV ESV TETRICVS CAES]    Tetricus II standing left holding branch and vertical sceptre    [PRINC IVVENT]   
59.        [C PIV ESV TETRICVS CAES]    Tetricus II standing left holding branch and vertical sceptre    […]    
60.        [C PIV ESV TETRICVS CAES]    Figure standing     […]    

Uncertain Gallic empire

No.    Obv    Reverse    Reverse inscription     
61.        […]    Sol walking left, holding whip and raising right hand    […]  
62.        […]    Female figure with rudder to right     […]     
63.        […]    Female figure standing     […]      
64.        […]    Female figure standing     […]       
65.        […]    Female figure standing     […]   
66.        […]    Figure standing off centre left     […]    
67.        […]    Female figure standing     […]    
68.        […]    Female figure standing     […] 
69.        […]    Possibly Salus standing left, feeding serpent arising from altar    […]       

Irregular/Barbarous radiates 

No.    Obv    Reverse    Reverse inscription     
70.        […]    Female figure standing     […]        
71.        […]    Female figure standing     […]      
72.        […]    Female figure standing     […]    
73.        […]    Female figure standing     […]      

Radiate uncertain emperor 

No.    Obv    Reverse    Reverse inscription  
74.        […]    Female figure standing     […]    
75.        […]    Female figure standing     […]     
76.        […]    Female figure standing     […]       
77.        […]    Female figure standing     […]        

Additional collections of coins found on the 26.02.22

Central Empire

Salonina 260-268

Rome mint

No.    Obv    Reverse    Reverse inscription   

78 [SA]ONINA AVG  Vesta seated left, holding patera and sceptre  [VES]TA

Claudius II 268-270

All mint a Rome unless stated

No.    Obv    Reverse    Reverse inscription   

79 [IMP C CL]AVDIVS AVG    Jupiter standing, holding thunderbolt and scepter    [I]O[VI VIC]T[O]RI

80 [IMP CLAVDI]VS AVG   Pax standing left, holding olive branch and transverse sceptre Vi in left field P[AX AV]G

Gallic empire

Postumus, AD 260-269

No.    Obv    Reverse    Reverse inscription

81 IMP C POS[TVMVS P] P AVG Victory standing right, with wreath and palm COS [III]I

Victorinus, AD 269-271

No.    Obv    Reverse    Reverse inscription

82 [IMP C VIC]TORINVS [PF AVG] Sol walking left, holding whip and raising right hand [ORIENS AVGG]

83 IMP C VICTOR[INVS PF AVG] Mars standing right holding spear and resting hand on large shield [C]O[MES AVG]

84 [IMP C VIC]TORINVS [PF AVG] Providence standing left, holding cornucopiae, globe at fee [PROVIDENTIA AVG]

Tetricus I, AD 271-274

No.    Obv    Reverse    Reverse inscription

85 [IMP T]ETRICVS [PF AVG] Pax standing left holding wreath and sceptre [PAX AVGG]

Tetricus II, AD 272-274

No.    Obv    Reverse    Reverse inscription

86 [C PIV ESV TE]TR[ICVS CAES] Spes walking left, holding flower and raising skirt [SP]E[S AVGG]

87 C P E TETR[ICVS CAES] priestly implements, from left to right: sprinkler, simpulum with handle right, plain jug and lituus PIETAS AVGVSTOR

88 […] Spes walking left, holding flower and raising skirt [SPES AVGG]

89 C P [E TETRICVS CAES] priestly implements, from left to right: sprinkler, simpulum with handle right, plain jug and lituus [PIETAS AVGVSTOR]

Uncertain Gallic empire

No.    Obv    Reverse    Reverse inscription

90 […] Pax standing left holding wreath and sceptre [...]

91 [...] Figure standing off centre left [...]

92 [...] Sol walking left, holding whip and raising right hand [...]

93 [...] Female figure standing [...]

94 [...] Female figure standing [...]

95 [...]  figure standing [...]

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Submitted for consideration as Treasure

Treasure details

Treasure case tracking number: 2021T870

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 260
Date to: Circa AD 274

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 95

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 5th April 2021 - Monday 5th April 2021

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Treasure case number: 2021T870

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Gloucestershire (County)
District: Forest of Dean (District)
To be known as: English Bicknor

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

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