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Unique ID: PUBLIC-72FA11

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper alloy quinarius of Allectus, 293 - 296 C mint. Reece 14, VIRTVS AVG, galley. RIC V, pt2, c.f.128


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Subsequent actions

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


Broad period: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 293
Date to: Exactly AD 296

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.2 g
Diameter: 19 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: Quinarius
Denomination qualifier: Probably
Ruler/issuer: Allectus
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Mint or issue place: C mint (Uncertain, England)
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: radiate bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP C ALLECTVS P [ ]

Reverse description: Galley
Reverse inscription: VIRTVS AVG

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Reverse mint mark: --//(QC)
Status: Regular

Coin references

  • RIC : V pt.2, c.f.128

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: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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

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