NARC-B5C828: radiate obverse

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Unique ID: NARC-B5C828

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy radiate of Tetricus. Contemporary copy of PIETAS AVG reverse.


Finders ref: 09/23

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 270
Date to: Circa AD 273

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.72 g
Diameter: 10 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 29th September 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Julie Cassidy
Identified by: Mr Mark Curteis

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Tetricus I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Mint or issue place: Gallic mint
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: radiate bust left
Obverse inscription: [ ]

Reverse description: pietas with infant
Reverse inscription: PIETAS AVG]

Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Status: Contemporary copy
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: Daventry (District)
Parish or ward: Norton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP6163
Four figure Latitude: 52.261791
Four figure longitude: -1.107656
1:25K map: SP6163
1:10K map: SP66SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NARC
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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