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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-08F2CF

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman Copper alloy Radiate coin of Allectus. "LAETITIA AVG" reverse type with Laetitia stnading with wreath and sceptre. Mint London.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 293
Date to: Circa AD 296

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.57 mm
Weight: 3.21 g
Diameter: 22.12 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Peter Wheatley
Identified by: Mr Peter Wheatley

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Allectus
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Obverse description: Cuirassed radiate bust of Allectus, facing right.
Obverse inscription: IMP C ALLECTVS SPF AVG

Reverse description: Laetitia facing right with wreath and sceptre
Reverse inscription: LAETITIA AVG

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
Reverse mint mark: LM
Status: Regular

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Riseholme (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK9875
Four figure Latitude: 53.26295647
Four figure longitude: -0.53223436
1:25K map: SK9875
1:10K map: SK97NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

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Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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