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COIN

Unique ID: SF-DE1721

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

A copper-alloy Roman radiate of Claudius II, c.268-270 AD. Reverse: MARS VLTOR, Mars walking right holding transverse sceptre and trophy over left shoulder. As Normanby no. 668.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 258
Date from certainty: Certain
Date to: Circa AD 260
Date to certainty: Certain

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.28 g
Diameter: 19.17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st January 2012

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Andrew Brown
Identified by: Dr Andrew Brown

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: Claudius II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Mint or issue place: Rome (Italy)
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: [IM]P C CLAVDIVS[]

Reverse description: Mars walking right holding transverse sceptre and trophy over left shoulder
Reverse inscription: MARS VLTOR

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: -//-
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Forest Heath (District)
To be known as: Brandon

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

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Recording Institution: SF
Created: Monday 12th March 2012
Updated: Monday 12th March 2012

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