YORYM-8D2DE4: Roman coin : Radiate of Tetricus II

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-8D2DE4

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

Copper alloy radiate of Tetricus II, [SPES P]VBLICA, Gaul Mint I, AD 271-4. Cunetio, 2608.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 24.1 mm
Width: 15.4 mm
Thickness: 2.3 mm
Weight: 3 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st November 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: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Tetricus II
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: Radiate and draped bust right
Obverse inscription: [C PIV ESV] TETRICVS CAES

Reverse description: Spes left (two legs showing) holding flower
Reverse inscription: [SPES P]VBLICA

Die axis measurement: 9 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

  • Cunetio : 2608

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Near Bridlington

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
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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