SF-1331C6: Roman radiate reverse 260-296.

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COIN

Unique ID: SF-1331C6

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

A Roman radiate (antoninianus) of Victorinus, c. AD 260-296. The obverse shows a right-facing bearded bust wearing a radiate crown. Much of the design has worn away. The inscription reads: A V G. The reverse design and inscription have both worn away.

Class: Radiate

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 260
Date to: Circa AD 296

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 17.91 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 14

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Possibly
Ruler/issuer: Victorinus
Primary ruler qualifier: Possibly
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Obverse description: Right-facing bearded bust wearing radiate crown. Much of design worn away.
Obverse inscription: A V G

Reverse description: Design worn away.
Reverse inscription: Inscription worn away.

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

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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