LON-CF22F1: Roman Coin : Antoninianus of Diocletian (obverse)

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Unique ID: LON-CF22F1

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

Copper alloy coin, Diocletian (Antoninianus)

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Post AD 287
Date to: Ante AD 288

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Width: 1.5 mm
Weight: 2.5 g
Diameter: 21 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 26th May 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Charlotte Veysey
Identified by: Mrs Jenny Hall

Other reference numbers

Other reference: receipt number 5001/E

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Stamped
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Ruler/issuer: Diocletian (pre-reform)
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Obverse description: Radiate bust, r.
Obverse inscription: IMP CC VAL DIOCLETIA[NUS] PF AVG

Reverse description: Jupiter holding thunderbolt and septre.? Eagle at foot
Reverse inscription: IOVI CONER AVGG

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Wycombe (District)
Parish or ward: Hambleden (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7886
Four figure Latitude: 51.567489
Four figure longitude: -0.876035
1:25K map: SU7886
1:10K map: SU78NE
Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LON
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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