YORYM-CE5B66: Roman Coin : Radiate of Postumus

Rights Holder: York Museums Trust
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-CE5B66

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

A base silver radiate of Postumus dating to the period AD 260 - 269 (Reece Period 13). Unclear reverse type depicting figure standing left. Mint uncertain.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 260
Date to: Circa AD 269

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.8 g
Diameter: 22.3 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths

Materials and construction

Primary material: Base Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Postumus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Obverse description: Radiate and draped bust right
Obverse inscription: [-----] POS[----]VS PF[---]

Reverse description: Figure standing left
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Woodmansey (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TA0436
Four figure Latitude: 53.8099
Four figure longitude: -0.422069
1:25K map: TA0436
1:10K map: TA03NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: YORYM-CDCC17
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A base silver radiate of Postumus dating to the period AD 260 - 269 (Reece Period 13). Unclear reverse type depicting figure standing left. M…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: YORYM-CDE037
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A base silver radiate of Postumus dating to the period AD 260 - 269 (Reece Period 13). Unclear reverse type depicting female figure standing …
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: SOM-600F82
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
Roman base silver radiate possibly of Postumus dating to the period AD 260 to 269 (Reece period 13). Unclear reverse type depicting a standin…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

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

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.