BH-C47022: Roman coin: Late 3rd century Barbarous Radiate

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COIN

Unique ID: BH-C47022

Object type certainty: Certain
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A worn and corroded copper-alloy Barbarous Radiate of late 3rd century date. Measures 13.6mm in diameter, 1.5mm thick and weighs 1g.

Class: Radiate
Sub class: Barbarous

Subsequent actions

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

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 275
Date to: Circa AD 285

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.5 mm
Weight: 1 g
Diameter: 13.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 25th June 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: MS Laura Laakso
Identified by: MS Laura Laakso

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Bedford 2543 - 22

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Radiate (Barbarous)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Obverse description: Radiate, draped bust right.
Obverse inscription: Illegible.

Reverse description: Barbarous image.
Reverse inscription: No lettering visible.

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

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Bedford (Unitary Authority)
District: Bedford (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Odell

Spatial coordinates


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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: With finder
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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