PAS-93C495: Roman coin: Radiate of Gallienus (sole reign)

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COIN

Unique ID: PAS-93C495

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A Roman copper-alloy radiate of Gallienus (sole reign) dating to the period AD 260-268 (Reece period 13). DIANAE [...] reverse type depicting a doe standing right, head turned left. Mint of Rome. Cunetio, p. 120; no. 1364.

This coin measures 15.8mm in diameter and weighs 1.24g.

Find of note status

This is a find of note and has been designated: County / local importance

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Finder applying for an export licence

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 260
Date to: Exactly AD 268

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 15.8 mm
Width: 15.6 mm
Thickness: 1.3 mm
Weight: 1.24 g
Diameter: 15.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 4th April 2014 - Friday 4th April 2014

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Robert Webley
Identified by: Mr Robert Webley

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Weekend Wanderers USA Tour March-April 2014

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: Gallienus (sole reign)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Head radiate facing right
Obverse inscription: Illegible [GALLIENVS AVG]

Reverse description: Doe standing right, head turned left
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Reverse mint mark: -//E (retrograde)
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • Cunetio : 1364 (p. 120)

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Vale of White Horse (District)
Parish or ward: Lockinge (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU4289
Four figure Latitude: 51.59828479
Four figure longitude: -1.39502947
1:25K map: SU4289
1:10K map: SU48NW
Grid reference source: From finder
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

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Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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