PUBLIC-F25BC3: Roman coin, radiate of Tetricus I

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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-F25BC3

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper alloy radiate of Tetricus I (271 - 274). Gaul mint 1, Reece period 13, VIRTVS [AVGG] Virtus standing holding shield and spear. Normanby p.196, no. 1485

Notes:

Found 2001

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: with finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.67 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Lindsey Bedford
Identified by: Lindsey Bedford
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Beedon Pocock

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]
Mint or issue place: Mint I, Gaul (Uncertain, France or Germany)
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: radiate draped and cuirassed right
Obverse inscription: [ ] P F AVG

Reverse description: Virtus standing left, holding shield and spear.
Reverse inscription: VIRTVS [AVGG]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • Normanby : p.196, no.1485

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Berkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: West Berkshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Beedon

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: metal detector survey on archaeological site
Current location: with finder
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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