HAMP-336128: Roman coin: Barbarous radiate copying an issue of Tetricus I

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-336128

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman copper-alloy barbarous radiate copying an issue of Tetricus I and dating to the period AD 275 to 285 (Reece period 14). Probably PAX AVGG reverse depicting Pax standing left holding branch and vertical sceptre. Mint uncertain.

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
Thickness: 1.4 mm
Weight: 1.05 g
Diameter: 17.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 5th September 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Robert Webley
Identified by: Mr Robert Webley
Secondary identifier: Ms Laura Burnett

Other reference numbers

Other reference: E3572; Weekend Wanderers USA Tour September 2012

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: Illegible

Reverse description: Figure standing facing left holding vertical septre in left hand
Reverse inscription: [...] AVGG

Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Contemporary copy (Barbarous radiate)
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Winchester (District)
To be known as: Chilcomb CP

Spatial coordinates


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

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Audit data

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

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