LEIC-6F66A7: Roman copper alloy radiate

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Unique ID: LEIC-6F66A7

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Roman copper alloy radiate of Claudius II (268-270 AD). Reece period 13, Mint of Rome. Reverse type unclear, female figure standing left [ ] AVG.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 268
Date to: Exactly AD 270

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.9 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Natasha Harlow
Identified by: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: WP154

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: Claudius II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate head/bust right
Obverse inscription: [ ] VS AVG

Reverse description: Unclear female figure standing left
Reverse inscription: [ ] AVG

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

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
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: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

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

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