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COIN

Unique ID: DUR-6149E2

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

Copper alloy radiate, probably a barbarous radiate, c.275-85.

Obv; Radiate bust right; [ ]

Rev; Female standing left, holding sceptre (and at altar? Salus?)- [ ]

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 275
Date to: Circa AD 285

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.6 g
Diameter: 17.46 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st May 1996

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Identified by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

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 (Barbarous)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Obverse description: Radiate bust right
Obverse inscription: [ ]

Reverse description: Female standing left, holding sceptre (and at altar? Salus?)
Reverse inscription: [ ]

Die axis measurement: 2 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
District: Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Corbridge (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: NY9864
Four figure Latitude: 54.970615
Four figure longitude: -2.032773
1:25K map: NY9864
1:10K map: NY96SE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Other chance find
Discovery circumstances: Whilst diving in the River Tyne at Corbridge
General landuse: Open fresh water
Specific landuse: Running water

References cited

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Audit data

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

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