LANCUM-2E9504: LANCUM-2E9504: Late Roman radiate copy of Tetricus I

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COIN

Unique ID: LANCUM-2E9504

Object type certainty: Certain
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Late Roman radiate copy of Tetricus I dating from c. AD271-274.

RIC 5 (Tetricus I), 148

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Post AD 270
Date to: Ante AD 274

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 21.13 mm
Width: 21.13 mm
Thickness: 1.06 mm
Diameter: 21.13 mm

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Dot Boughton
Identified by: Mrs Dot Boughton
Secondary identifier: Dr David Shotter

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]
Obverse description: radiate bust right
Obverse inscription: [IMP C TETRICV]S P F AVG

Reverse description: Virtus standing
Reverse inscription: VIRTVS AVGG

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Contemporary copy (Barbarous radiate)
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : 5 (Tetricus I) 148

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cumbria (County)
To be known as: Barrow

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Grassland, Heathland
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: Wednesday 13th August 2008
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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