CORN-612412: radiate of Allectus (obverse)

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COIN

Unique ID: CORN-612412

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper alloy radiate of Allectus (AD 293-6) (Reece Period 14), PAX AVG, Pax standing left with branch and transverse sceptre. Mint of London, S A // ML. RIC V, pt 1, p. 561, no. 33. This coin is included in Sam Moorhead's corpus for RIC.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.7 mm
Weight: 2.67 g
Diameter: 21 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 2nd October 2016 - Sunday 2nd October 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Anna Tyacke
Identified by: Ms Anna Tyacke
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

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
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Radiate and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP C ALLECTVS P F AVG

Reverse description: Pax standing left with branch and vertical sceptre
Reverse inscription: [PAX] AVG

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Reverse mint mark: S/A // ML
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : V, pt 2 p. 561, no. 33

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: North Dorset (District)
Parish or ward: Tarrant Crawford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST9202
Four figure Latitude: 50.81748884
Four figure longitude: -2.11492901
1:25K map: ST9202
1:10K map: ST90SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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Created: 2 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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