LEIC-C57EAB: Roman copper alloy radiate of Quintillus

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Unique ID: LEIC-C57EAB

Object type certainty: Certain
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Roman copper alloy radiate of Quintillus (Reece 13), LAETI[TIA AVG] reverse type, Rome mint (Cfr. Cun. p. 142, no. 2356)

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.52 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Marta Fanello
Identified by: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: WP150

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Quintillus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Obverse description: Radiate right
Obverse inscription: IMP C M AVR CL QVINTILLVS AVG

Reverse description: Laetitia standing left, holding wreath and cornucopia
Reverse inscription: LAETI[TIA AVG]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • Cunetio :

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Bedford (Unitary Authority)
District: Bedford (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Sharnbrook (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL0159
Four figure Latitude: 52.21996072
Four figure longitude: -0.52294512
1:25K map: TL0159
1:10K map: TL05NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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

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