LEIC-0ABE95: Roman copper alloy radiate of an unknown ruler (260-296), reverse type CONSECRATIO

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Unique ID: LEIC-0ABE95

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman copper alloy radiate, probably of Claudius II (268-270), reverse type CONSECRATIO (an altar).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 268
Date to: Exactly AD 270

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 1.6 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 25th January 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Czechowicz
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Czechowicz

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 1859

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: Claudius II
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Obverse description: Radiate bust facing right

Reverse description: Altar
Reverse inscription: [CONSECRATIO]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Frisby on the Wreake (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7117
Four figure Latitude: 52.745969
Four figure longitude: -0.949659
1:25K map: SK7117
1:10K map: SK71NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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