NARC-12E6C8: NARC-12E6C8 Roman coin: copper alloy radiate

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Unique ID: NARC-12E6C8

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

Roman coin, copper alloy radiate. Unclear reverse, probably barbarous.


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.4 mm
Weight: 1.6 g
Diameter: 17.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 2008 - Thursday 1st May 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Steven Ashby
Identified by: Dr Steven Ashby

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 13 [260-275]
Obverse description: Rad r, unbearded?
Obverse inscription: ...

Reverse description: Figure standing right
Reverse inscription: ...

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

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: East Northamptonshire (District)
Parish or ward: Titchmarsh (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL0079
Four figure Latitude: 52.399888
Four figure longitude: -0.531643
1:25K map: TL0079
1:10K map: TL07NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: NARC
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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