SUSS-47FFE2: Coin obverse

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COIN

Unique ID: SUSS-47FFE2

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

A silver Roman radiate of Postumus AD 260-269.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 260
Date to: Circa AD 269

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.29 mm
Weight: 3.93 g
Diameter: 20.31 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st January 1999

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Liz Andrews-Wilson
Identified by: Mrs Liz Andrews-Wilson

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Postumus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Obverse description: Radiate bust facing right
Obverse inscription: IMP C POSTVMVS PF AVG

Reverse description: Postumus standing right, holding a spear and a globe
Reverse inscription: SAECVLI FELICITAS

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Sussex (County)
District: Lewes (District)
To be known as: Beddingham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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