LEIC-B0CE74: LEIC-B0CE74 Roman coin: Radiate of Claudius II

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-B0CE74

Object type certainty: Certain
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Radiate possibly of Claudius II (Gothicus) (AD 268 - 270). Reece Period 13. Both sides are very worn, but reverse appears to show an eagle and CON hence the CONSECRATIO reverse type.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 268
Date to: Exactly AD 270

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 2.44 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Meredith Laing
Identified by: Mrs Meredith Laing

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Claudius II
Primary ruler qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Obverse description: Right facing radiate bust
Obverse inscription: illegible

Reverse description: Possibly the eagle
Reverse inscription: CON[SECRATIO]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Harborough (District)
Parish or ward: Great Glen (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP6598
Four figure Latitude: 52.57594217
Four figure longitude: -1.04226656
1:25K map: SP6598
1:10K map: SP69NE
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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