LEIC-B89188: B89188  Roman Radiate

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-B89188

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman copper alloy radiate, probably a Q-Radiate of Allectus (AD 293-6), reverse legend unclear, but probably an unclear galley. Mint unclear. This coin has been considered for Sam Moorhead's corpus for RIC.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 293
Date to: Circa AD 296

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 0.82 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 9th January 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Q radiate
Denomination qualifier: Probably
Ruler/issuer: Allectus
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Radiate bust right
Obverse inscription: [ ]

Reverse description: Probably a galley with waves
Reverse inscription: [ ]

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: - //[ ]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Freeby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK8220
Four figure Latitude: 52.771377
Four figure longitude: -0.785994
1:25K map: SK8220
1:10K map: SK82SW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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