SUR-221A11: Roman coin: Radiate of Gallienus or Valerian

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Unique ID: SUR-221A11

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

A worn radiate of Valerian or Gallienus.


Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 253
Date to: Circa AD 268

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.48 g
Diameter: 18.52 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 10th March 2010 - Wednesday 30th June 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David W Williams
Identified by: Mr David W Williams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 10.547

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: Valerian I
Primary ruler qualifier: Possibly
Reece period: Period 12 [238-260]
Obverse description: Radiate bust facing right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Possibly three figures
Reverse inscription: Possibly CONCORDIA MILIT

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Bishopstone (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU2579
Four figure Latitude: 51.50938
Four figure longitude: -1.641164
1:25K map: SU2579
1:10K map: SU27NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: Wednesday 23rd June 2010
Updated: Wednesday 23rd June 2010

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