WAW-A4E004: WAW-A4E004 Obverse and reverse of a coin of Alletcus.

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Unique ID: WAW-A4E004

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper alloy Q-Radiate of Allectus, AD 293-296 (Reece Period 14), VIRTVS AVG, Unclear galley left with mast. Mint Unclear. This coin has been considered for Sam Moorhead's corpus for RIC.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.34 g
Diameter: 19.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Mr D Burge
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Q radiate
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Allectus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Obverse description: Radiate and cuirassed bust facing right
Obverse inscription: [IMP C] A[LLECTV]S [P F] AVG

Reverse description: Unclear galley left with mast
Reverse inscription: VIR[TVS AVG]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: Illegible

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: Honington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP2741
Four figure Latitude: 52.066719
Four figure longitude: -1.607542
1:25K map: SP2741
1:10K map: SP24SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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