SUR-D3EDE4: Roman coin: Radiate of

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Unique ID: SUR-D3EDE4

Object type certainty: Certain
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A base silver radiate of Trajan Decius (AD 249-251), dating to AD 249-251 (Reece Period 12). Reverse: GENIVS EXERC ILLVRICIANI, Genius standing left,with patera, cornucopiae and standard. Mint of Rome. RIC 16c.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 249
Date to: Exactly AD 251

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.66 g
Diameter: 20.91 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Secondary identifier: Dr Vincent Drost

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 15-348

Materials and construction

Primary material: Base Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Trajan Decius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 12 [238-260]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate bust right, draped and cuirassed seen from rear
Obverse inscription: [IMP C M Q TRAIANVS DEC]IVS AVG

Reverse description: Genius standing left, holding patera and cornucopiae; standard by his side
Reverse inscription: [GENIVS EXERC ILL]VRICI[ANI]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: - -//-
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Wylye (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST9941
Four figure Latitude: 51.16824229
Four figure longitude: -2.01568269
1:25K map: ST9941
1:10K map: ST94SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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