SUSS-D289F3: Coin: A worn copper-alloy radiate or nummus

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Unique ID: SUSS-D289F3

Object type certainty: Certain
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A very worn copper-alloy radiate of uncertain ruler, dating to the period AD 260 to 296. Reverse depicting standing figure, further details illegible. Mint unknown.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 260
Date to: Circa AD 296

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.32 g
Diameter: 16.55 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 14th July 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Hannah Page
Identified by: Miss Hannah Page

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 (uncertain)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate head right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Standing figure left.
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Reverse mint mark: Illegible
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Sussex (County)
District: Arun (District)
Parish or ward: Angmering (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ0709
Four figure Latitude: 50.87060862
Four figure longitude: -0.48072672
1:25K map: TQ0709
1:10K map: TQ00NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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