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: Published Find published

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: Returned to finder, 26/4/2018
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder after being disclaimed 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
Date from: Circa AD 260
Date to: Circa AD 268

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
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: Returned to finder, 26/4/2018
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland
Specific landuse: Regularly improved

References cited

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