LEIC-1B8980: Roman copper alloy Radiate of Claudius II

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-1B8980

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper alloy radiate of Claudius II, Reverse type, ? standing female.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Part of an extant museum collection

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 268
Date to: Circa AD 270

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 18.63 mm
Thickness: 2.08 mm
Weight: 2.08 g
Diameter: 16.36 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st August 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Marta Fanello
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Other reference numbers

Other reference: BOS1857
Museum accession number: X.A119.2008.358.0

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

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

Reverse description: Standing female arms outstretched

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
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: Hinckley and Bosworth (District)
To be known as: Bosworth

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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