LEIC-29DE04: Roman copper alloy radiate of Salonina

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-29DE04

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper-alloy Roman radiate of Salonina (AD 253-268), sole reign with Gallienus, dating to the period AD 260-268 (Reece period 13). [F]ECVNDITA[S AVG] reverse type depicting Fecunditas standing left holding patera and cornucopiae, small child at feet to left. Mint of Rome. As Cunetio no. 1318.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Part of an extant museum collection

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.94 mm
Weight: 1.61 g
Diameter: 19.18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st August 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Marta Fanello
Identified by: Ms Marta Fanello
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

Other reference numbers

Other reference: BOS1944
Museum accession number: X.A7.2009.52.0

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: Salonina (sole reign of Gallienus)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Diademed and draped bust right, crescent behind
Obverse inscription: [SA]LONINA [AVG]

Reverse description: Fecunditas standing left holding patera and cornucopiae, small child at feet to left
Reverse inscription: [F]ECVNDITA[S AVG]

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Reverse mint mark: - Δ//-
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • Cunetio : no. 1318

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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