FASAM-CFEDB8: Roman coin Lead Barbarous Radiate of Tetricus II obverse

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COIN

Unique ID: FASAM-CFEDB8

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Lead contemporary copy of a radiate coin (Barbarous Radiate) of Tetricus II (AD 272-4), dating to c. AD 275-85, [PIETAS AVGG / AVGVSTOR], Sacrificial implements. Prototype of Gaul Mint II - Normanby p. 198, cf. 1551. This coin is struck from the same dies as FASAM-CFB29E.

Find of note status

This is a find of note and has been designated: For inclusion in British Numismatic Journal ‘Coin Register’

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 275
Date to: Circa AD 285

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.36 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Sam Moorhead
Identified by: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Radiate (Barbarous)
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Obverse description: Radiate [head or bust] right
Obverse inscription: [ ](V) ECV [ ]

Reverse description: Sacrificial implements, with plan jug with handle on right
Reverse inscription: [PIETAS AVGG / AVGVSTOR]

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Status: Contemporary copy (Barbarous radiate)

Coin references

  • Normanby : p. 198, cf. no. 1551

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Selby (District)
Parish or ward: South Milford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE4830
Four figure Latitude: 53.7641473
Four figure longitude: -1.27333475
1:25K map: SE4830
1:10K map: SE43SE
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: FASAM
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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