CAM-9CE6D2: Roman coin: Radiate of uncertain emperor

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Unique ID: CAM-9CE6D2

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

Barbarous copy of a radiate of Claudius II [Cunetio 2877]

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Post AD 275
Date to: Ante AD 285

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 20 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st January 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Philippa Walton
Identified by: Dr Philippa Walton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Radiate (Barbarous)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Obverse description: Radiate emperor right
Obverse inscription: [...]

Reverse description: Eagle left looking over its shoulder
Reverse inscription: [DIVS CLAVDIVS]

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Contemporary copy (Barbarous radiate)
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • Cunetio : 2877

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: South Cambridgeshire (District)
To be known as: Cambridge

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Recording Institution: CAM
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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