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COIN

Unique ID: ESS-692843

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper alloy coin: barbarous radiate copying Victorinus or Tetricus, dating 275-85AD, Reece period 14. Reverse type Virtus. Mint unknown. Diameter 12mm, weight 0.72 grams. Cunetio p 163 cf 2991-3.

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.72 g
Diameter: 12 mm

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

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Recorded by: Laura McLean
Identified by: Laura McLean
Secondary identifier: Dr Philippa Walton

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Coin number 203

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 14 [275-296]
Obverse description: Illegible

Reverse description: Virtus with spear

Status: Contemporary copy (Barbarous radiate)
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • Cunetio : p 163 cf 2991-3.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Braintree (District)
To be known as: Steeple Bumpstead CP

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 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

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Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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