WILT-613146: Roman coin: Radate of Quintillus

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Unique ID: WILT-613146

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A complete Roman copper alloy Roman radiate, of Quintillus dating AD 270 (Reece period 13). PROVIDENTIA AVG reverse type depicting Providentia standing holding baton in right hand, and a vertical sceptre in left. Rome mint.

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Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 270
Date to: Exactly AD 270

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.38 g
Diameter: 17.07 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Grace Clark
Identified by: Miss Grace Clark

Other reference numbers

Other reference: WHM 2016-98

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: Quintillus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Right facing bust, draped and cuirassed
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Providentia standing holding baton in right hand, and a vertical sceptre in left.
Reverse inscription: [PROVIDENTIA AVG]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Urchfont (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU0657
Four figure Latitude: 51.31208278
Four figure longitude: -1.91530189
1:25K map: SU0657
1:10K map: SU05NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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

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