WAW-AAE4C0: Roman coin: Contemporary copy of a radiate (Barbarous Radiate)

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COIN

Unique ID: WAW-AAE4C0

Object type certainty: Certain
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Rally ID: 96

Roman coin: A struck / hammered copper alloy contemporary copy (barbarous) of a radiate of uncertain Emperor and mint, but dating to between 260 and 296 AD.

Obverse: unclear
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse: Standing figure
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Diameter: 14.31mm
Thickness: 1.82mm
Weight: 0.8 grams

Coin was photographed.

Notes:

Recorded in the field at Fosse Way RABI Rally 2010

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 260
Date to: Circa AD 296

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.82 mm
Weight: 0.8 g
Diameter: 14.31 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 12th September 2010

Rally details.

This object was found at Fosse Way RABI rally 2010

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Teresa Gilmore
Identified by: Dr Tom Brindle
Secondary identifier: Dr Tom Brindle

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Fosse Way RABI 2010 / photo ID 96

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: Radiate (uncertain emperor)
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Obverse description: Unclear
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Standing figure
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Warwickshire (County)
District: Stratford-on-Avon (District)
To be known as: Fosse Way rally

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Recorded at a rally
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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