KENT-8C1367: Perforated Roman Radiate of Victorinus

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Unique ID: KENT-8C1367

Object type certainty: Certain
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A highly worn, slightly abraded and perforated Roman radiate, likely of Victorinus (r. 269-271). Uncertain reverse and mint

Obv.: Bearded radiate bust right. Leg.: 'IMP[ (C) VICTORINVS (PF) AVG]'. Rev.: Draped figure left. Leg.: illegible. Piercing goes through the obverse between 11-12 O'clock. the bottom part of the obverse flan is somewhat abraded

Measurements: 18.05mm in diameter, 1.37mm thick and 1.65g in weight.

Evidence of reuse: Perforation

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Middle
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 269
Date to: Circa AD 271
Period of reuse: UNKNOWN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.37 mm
Weight: 1.65 g
Diameter: 18.05 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Jo Ahmet
Identified by: Mr Jo Ahmet

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Victorinus
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Obverse description: Bearded radiate bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP[ (C) VICTORINVS (PF) AVG]

Reverse description: Draped figure left
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Thanet (District)
Parish or ward: Monkton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TR2864
Four figure Latitude: 51.32936504
Four figure longitude: 1.27140035
1:25K map: TR2864
1:10K map: TR26SE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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