LEIC-FAAD68: Roman copper alloy radiate of Allectus

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-FAAD68

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman copper alloy Radiate of Allectus dating to 293-96 (Reece Period 14), LAETITIA AVG, Galley right with mast, four or five rowers, and no waves. C Mint. -//QC. RIC V, pt 2, p. 569, no. 125. This coin is included in Sam Moorhead's corpus for RIC.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 293
Date to: Exactly AD 296

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.16 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Joyce Lee
Identified by: Wendy Scott
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Q radiate
Denomination qualifier: Probably
Ruler/issuer: Allectus
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Mint or issue place: C mint (Uncertain, England)
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate and cuirassed right
Obverse inscription: IMP C ALLECTVS P AVG

Reverse description: Galley right with mast, four or five rowers and no waves
Reverse inscription: LAETITIA AVG

Reverse mint mark: -//QC
Status: Regular

Coin references

  • RIC : V, pt 2 p. 569, no. 125

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Charnwood (District)
Parish or ward: Walton on the Wolds (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK5919
Four figure Latitude: 52.76538604
Four figure longitude: -1.12704028
1:25K map: SK5919
1:10K map: SK51NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Updated: About one year ago

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