BERK-FEF7A6: Roman coin : radiate

Rights Holder: West Berkshire
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

COIN

Unique ID: BERK-FEF7A6

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

A Roman copper alloy radiate of unknown emperor. Reverse; Figure facing left with two standards. Further details illegible. Circa 260-296. Dimensions: diameter 14.8m; thickness 1.8mm; weight 1.15g

Notes:

Found during the Weekend Wanderers King Alfred the Great Rally 26-28 Aug 2006

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Returned to finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.8 mm
Weight: 1.15 g
Diameter: 14.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 27th August 2006

Rally details.

This object was found at Weekend Wanderers - King Alfred the Great 06

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Paula Levick
Identified by: Mr Robert Webley

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Ticket no. Ylo. 202

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Figure facing left with two standards
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Vale of White Horse (District)
To be known as: Letcombe Regis

Spatial coordinates


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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: Returned to finder
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: BERK-1389E1
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A Roman copper alloy radiate of unknown emperor. Reverse; standing figure. Further details illegible. Circa 260-296 AD. Dimensions: diamete…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: BERK-154743
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A Roman copper alloy radiate of unknown emperor. Reverse; figure going left. Further details illegible. Circa 260-296 AD. Dimensions: diamete…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: BERK-850367
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A Roman copper alloy radiate of unknown emperor. Further details illegible. Circa 260-296 AD. Dimensions: diameter 16.13mm; weight 1.07g
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: BERK
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.