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Unique ID: NARC1545

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

An incomplete radiate of Victorinus with Salus on the reverse


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.69 mm
Weight: 2.37 g
Diameter: 18.49 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st January 2000 - Monday 1st January 2001

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: Victorinus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Mint or issue place: Cologne
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: beard radiate draped bust r
Obverse inscription: IMPCVICTOR------AVG

Reverse description: Salus feeding serpent in arms
Reverse inscription: -AL-----

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: East Northamptonshire (District)

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

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

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