SUSS-264D91: Roman coin : Radiate of Tetricus II

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COIN

Unique ID: SUSS-264D91

Object type certainty: Certain
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Treasure case 2007 T344 - Acquired by Storrington Museum. Roman copper alloy radiate of Tetricus II, AD 271-4, PIETAS AVGG/AVGVSTOR reverse type (Sacrificial implements), minted in Gaul mint II, Cunetio, p151, no. 2594

Notes:

One of sixteen coins in the hoard, see link below for full hoard record.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Acquired by Storrington Museum
Subsequent action after recording:

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.69 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st June 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Laura Burnett
Identified by: Mrs Liz Andrews-Wilson
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Treasure Act case: 2007 T344

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 II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Mint or issue place: Mint II, Gaul (Uncertain, France or Germany)
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Sacrificial implements
Reverse inscription: [PIETAS AVGG/AVGVSTOR]

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Reverse mint mark: Illegible

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Sussex (County)
District: Horsham (District)
To be known as: Storrington

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
Current location: Acquired by Storrington Museum
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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