LEIC-8BABA3: 8BABA3 roman radiate

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Unique ID: LEIC-8BABA3

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

Roman copper alloy Radiate, possibly of Gallienus.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 250
Date to: AD 300

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.5 mm
Weight: 1.33 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 10th April 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate or nummus
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Gallienus (Joint reign)
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 12 [238-260]
Obverse description: right facng radiate bust
Obverse inscription: none visible

Reverse description: Standing female with cornucopia
Reverse inscription: none visible

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: Grimston (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK6721
Four figure Latitude: 52.782431
Four figure longitude: -1.008087
1:25K map: SK6721
1:10K map: SK62SE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
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: 6 years ago

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