SUSS-5894E8: Roman coin; copper-alloy radiate of Gallienus

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COIN

Unique ID: SUSS-5894E8

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

A complete copper-alloy radiate of Gallienus' sole reign, dating c. 260-268 AD. Reece period 13, mint of Rome. Reverse; uncertain figure standing left, raising right hand. Gamma (?) in left field. The coin demonstrates some signs of having been originally silvered.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: with finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 260
Date to: Circa AD 268

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.84 mm
Weight: 2.9 g
Diameter: 20.09 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 28th August 2016

Rally details.

This object was found at SMDC Compton 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Alex Bliss
Identified by: Mr Alex Bliss

Materials and construction

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

Numismatic data

No numismatic data has been recorded for this coin yet.

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Sussex (County)
District: Chichester (District)
Parish or ward: Harting (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7616
Four figure Latitude: 50.93844567
Four figure longitude: -0.91973099
1:25K map: SU7616
1:10K map: SU71NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: while searching with a metal detector
Current location: with finder
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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