BERK-D42340: Roman Coin Radiate or Nummus D42340

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COIN

Unique ID: BERK-D42340

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper-alloy coin. Radiate of Claudius II. Rome mint. VICTORIA AVG, reverse type. Dated 268-270 AD. Ref: cf. Cunetio, p.134, no.1943.

Subsequent actions

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

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 268
Date to: Circa AD 270

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.1 g
Diameter: 18.89 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st September 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Charlotte Burrill
Identified by: Dr Sam Moorhead

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: Claudius II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate head R.
Obverse inscription: [IMP CLAVDIVS AVG]

Reverse description: Victory L.
Reverse inscription: [VIC]TORI[A AVG]

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • Cunetio : p.143, cf. no.1943ff

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: West Oxfordshire (District)
To be known as: Clanfield

Spatial coordinates


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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: Returned to Landowners
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Recording Institution: BERK
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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