LIN-98BC08: Roman barbarous radiate

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Unique ID: LIN-98BC08

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman copper-alloy barbarous radiate, possibly copying Tetricus II with 'priestly implements' reverse. The reverse has been double struck.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.9 g
Diameter: 15 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st June 1990

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

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 and cuirrassed bust right

Reverse description: ?Priestly implements

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Horncastle (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF2769
Four figure Latitude: 53.202912
Four figure longitude: -0.100084
1:25K map: TF2769
1:10K map: TF26NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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