SF-E9CDB7: Roman radiate obverse. Victorinus 269-271.

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Unique ID: SF-E9CDB7

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman radiate of Victorinus, c. AD 269-271. The obverse shows a draped bust of Victorianus, facing to the right. Full, pointed beard. Wearing a radiate crown. The obverse inscription reads: [IMPCVICTORIN]VSP F NVG. The reverse shows Pax standing, holding a branch and transverse sceptre with the inscription: H [XHVG] V V C P.

Class: Radiate

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 269
Date to: Circa AD 271

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 19.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 2nd June 2005

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Claire Costin
Identified by: Miss Claire Costin
Secondary identifier: Miss Faye Minter

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finder's reference PKM 34

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Probably
Ruler/issuer: Victorinus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Mint or issue place: Constantinople
Mint qualifier: Possibly
Obverse description: Bust of Victorianus, facing to the right. Full, pointed beard. Wearing radiate crown, draped.
Obverse inscription: [IMPCVICTORIN]VSP F NVG

Reverse description: Pax standing holding branch and transverse sceptre.
Reverse inscription: H [XHVG] V V C P

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
To be known as: Pakenham

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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