NLM-84AF17: Roman Coin: Copy radiate of Tetricus II from Crowle

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-84AF17

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

Copper alloy

Coin. Radiate, Copy of issue of Tetricus II (272-274), Reece period 13.

Obverse description: Beardless radiate bust ?cuirassed right.

Obverse inscription: [C] PIV ESVT[ETRICVS CAES]

Reverse description: Figure standing with spear in left hand and right hand extended.

Reverse inscription: [---]S AVG

Cliff Reeves kindly identified this coin.

Diameter: 15.4mm, Weight: 1.49gms, die axis: 12

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 272
Date to: Circa AD 274

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.49 g
Diameter: 15.4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 29th November 2012

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM21492

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: Tetricus II
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Obverse description: Beardless radiate bust ?cuirassed right.
Obverse inscription: [C] PIV ESVT[ETRICVS CAES]

Reverse description: Figure standing with spear in left hand and right hand extended.
Reverse inscription: [---]S AVG

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Contemporary copy
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE7812
Four figure Latitude: 53.598774
Four figure longitude: -0.822848
1:25K map: SE7812
1:10K map: SE71SE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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