SUSS-A98AE6: Roman copper alloy radiate of Gallienus, sole reign (AD 260-268)

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COIN

Unique ID: SUSS-A98AE6

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman copper alloy radiate of Gallienus, sole reign (AD 260-268; Reece Period 13), ABVNDANTIA AVG reverse type (Abundantia standing right emptying cornucopia), struck at Rome AD 260-268. Cunetio ref. 1159

Notes:

This coin belongs to a group that probably represents a dispersed third-century radiate coin hoard.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Donated to Barbican House Museum, Lewes
Subsequent action after recording: Donated to a museum

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 260
Date to: AD 268

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.42 g
Diameter: 19.9 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st January 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Felicity Winkley
Identified by: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: RL: 133

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: Gallienus (sole reign)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate bust right.
Obverse inscription: [GALLIE]NVS AVG

Reverse description: Abundantia standing right emptying cornucopia.
Reverse inscription: ABVNDANTIA AVG

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Reverse mint mark: B/-//-
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Sussex (County)
District: Wealden (District)

References cited

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Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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