SF-8CB38E: Coin

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COIN

Unique ID: SF-8CB38E

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

An incomplete copper-alloy Radiate of Allectus, c. 293-296 AD (Reece period 14). Reverse: VIRTVS AVG, Galley left with mast, cabin and unclear crew; no waves.C Mint, QC. RIC V, pt 2, p. 569, no. 128. This coin is included in Sam Moorhead's corpus for RIC.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 293
Date to: Circa AD 296

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.9 g
Diameter: 18.52 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st January 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Gemma Stewart
Identified by: Miss Gemma Stewart
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Q radiate
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Mint or issue place: C mint (Uncertain, England)
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Radiate bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP C [ALL]ECTVS PF AVG

Reverse description: Galley left with mast, cabin and unclear crew; no waves
Reverse inscription: VIRTVS AVG

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Reverse mint mark: - //[Q]C
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
To be known as: Ousden

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Updated: 2 years ago

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