YORYM-030506: Roman coin : Radiate of Tetricus I

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Unique ID: YORYM-030506

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy radiate of possibly Tetricus I, PAX AVG, Gaul mint I, AD 271-4. Cunetio, cf. 2603.


Ten coins were recorded, scattered across the site. None are clearly dated post AD 361.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 271
Date to: Circa AD 274

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.6 mm
Weight: 0.83 g
Diameter: 16.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 12th October 2007

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mrs Liz Andrews-Wilson
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: Tetricus I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Mint or issue place: Mint I, Gaul (Uncertain, France or Germany)
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Unclear bust
Obverse inscription: [----]

Reverse description: Pax standing left, holding vertical sceptre and branch
Reverse inscription: [PAX AVG]

Coin references

  • Cunetio : cf 2603

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: York (Unitary Authority)
District: York (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Dunnington

Spatial coordinates

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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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