LEIC-C7E2A1: Roman copper alloy radiate, 260-8

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-C7E2A1

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A coper-alloy Roman radiate of Gallienus (AD 253-268), sole reign, dating to the period AD 260-268 (Reece period 13). AETERNITAS AVG reverse type depicting Sol standing left raising right hand and holding globe. Mint of Rome. As Cunetio no. 1169.

Subsequent actions

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 mm
Weight: 2.63 g
Diameter: 8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 22nd September 2016 - Thursday 22nd September 2016

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Identified by: Wendy Scott
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate bust facing right
Obverse inscription: [...]IENVS AVG

Reverse description: Sol standing left raising right hand and holding globe
Reverse inscription: [AETERNI]TAS [AVG]

Reverse mint mark: Γ -//-
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • Cunetio : no. 1169

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Kirby Bellars (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7117
Four figure Latitude: 52.74596864
Four figure longitude: -0.94965856
1:25K map: SK7117
1:10K map: SK71NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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