WAW-77EDCA: Roman coin: radiate of Claudius II (Obverse and reverse).

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COIN

Unique ID: WAW-77EDCA

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Roman coin: A copper-alloy Roman radiate of Claudius II, possibly VIRTVS AVG depicting Virtus advancing right, uncertain mint (268-270AD Reece Issue Period 13).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 268
Date to: Exactly AD 270

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.12 g
Diameter: 19.17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 22nd January 2017 - Sunday 22nd January 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton

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: Claudius II
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Obverse description: Bust facing right, wearing a radiate crown, otherwise is unclear.
Obverse inscription: [ ]AVDIVS [ ]

Reverse description: Possibly Virtus advancing right.
Reverse inscription: Illegible due to wear and corrosion.

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Warwickshire (County)
District: Stratford-on-Avon (District)
Parish or ward: Lighthorne (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP3355
Four figure Latitude: 52.19225791
Four figure longitude: -1.51866422
1:25K map: SP3355
1:10K map: SP35NW
What3Words: tacky.musical.housework
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WAW
Created: Wednesday 19th April 2017
Updated: Wednesday 19th April 2017

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