HAMP-892F00: Roman coin: Irregular radiate of uncertain ruler

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-892F00

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

A very worn 3rd-century irregular copper-alloy contemporary copy of a Roman radiate of an uncertain emperor, possibly 'FIDES MILITVM' reverse, uncertain mint (c. 275-285 AD; Reece Issue Period 14).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 17.6 mm
Width: 15.9 mm
Thickness: 2.2 mm
Weight: 2.3 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 5th September 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Richard Henry
Identified by: Mr Robert Webley
Secondary identifier: Dr Philippa Walton

Other reference numbers

Other reference: E3276

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 facing right
Obverse inscription: [...] AG

Reverse description: Standing figure possibly holding two standards
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Contemporary copy
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Basingstoke and Deane (District)
Parish or ward: St. Mary Bourne (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU4451
Four figure Latitude: 51.256473
Four figure longitude: -1.370864
1:25K map: SU4451
1:10K map: SU45SW
WOEID: 35717
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: Tuesday 20th March 2012
Updated: Friday 6th April 2012

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