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COIN

Unique ID: NARC1379

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

An incomplete and worn barbarous radiate probably of Tetricus II; the reverse shows a collection of implements used for ritual sacrifice

Notes:

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Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Post AD 272
Date to: Ante AD 274

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.41 mm
Weight: 0.84 g
Diameter: 13.37 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st September 1999 - Monday 31st January 2000

Personal details

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Nummus (AE 1 - AE 4)
Ruler/issuer: Tetricus II
Primary ruler qualifier: Possibly
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Obverse description: radiate head l youthful and clean shaven

Reverse description: collection of priestly implements
Reverse inscription: -------C---

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: South Northamptonshire (District)
To be known as: NORTHAMPTONSHIRE WHITTLEBURY

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Woodland
Specific landuse: Undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NARC
Created: 17 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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