LEIC-808987: Roman copper alloy of Claudius II

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-808987

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Roman copper alloy radiate of Claudius II, prob cont. copy DIVO CLAUDIO Cun. 160 cf 2877 RP14

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
Thickness: 2.16 mm
Weight: 1.81 g
Diameter: 16.33 mm

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Marta Fanello
Identified by: Ms Marta Fanello

Other reference numbers

Other reference: BOS1570
Museum accession number: X.A119.2008.71.0

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Probably
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Obverse description: head right
Obverse inscription: illeg.

Reverse description: eagle
Reverse inscription: illeg.

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular

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.

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Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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