IOW-632F17: Roman Coin Hoard (obverse). Treasure case no. 2016 T341

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COIN HOARD

Unique ID: IOW-632F17

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

144 Roman base silver radiate coins and one Roman base silver denarius coin and 32 fragments of coarse ware pottery, the remains of the vessel that contained the coins. Treasure case no. 2016 T341.

Severus Alexander (AD 222-35), 1 (denarius)
Gordian III (AD 238-44), 6
Philip I (AD 244-9), 4
Decius (AD 249-51), 1
Trebonianus Gallus (AD 251-3), 3
Volusian Augustus, 1
Valerian and Gallienus (joint reign) (AD 253-60)
Valerian I, 6
Gallienus, 14
Salonina, 5
Valerian Caesar, 2
Divo Valeriano, 2
Saloninus, 2
Gallienus (sole reign) (AD 260-8):
Salonina, 1
Gallic Empire:
Postumus (AD 260-9), 95
Irregular, 2

Find of note status

This is a find of note and has been designated: County / local importance

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Treasure process
Subsequent action after recording: Submitted for consideration as Treasure

Treasure details

Treasure case tracking number: 2016T341

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 178

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 12th April 2016 - Tuesday 12th April 2016

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Frank Basford
Identified by: Mr Frank Basford
Secondary identifier: Mr Richard Abdy

Other reference numbers

Other reference: IOW2016-1-152
Treasure case number: 2016T341

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Calbourne (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SZ4387
Four figure Latitude: 50.68107594
Four figure longitude: -1.39274056
1:25K map: SZ4387
1:10K map: SZ47SW
What3Words: hoaxes.stubborn.difficult
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: Treasure process
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland
Specific landuse: Regularly improved

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: IOW
Created: Tuesday 19th April 2016
Updated: Tuesday 14th February 2017

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