BERK-ADD1EE: Roman coin: Radiate of Valerian II

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A base-silver radiate of Divus Valerian II dating to the period AD 258 to 260 (Reece period 12). CONSACRATIO reverse type depicting eagle flying right carrying Valerian II. Mint of Gaul. Cunetio p. 105, no. 740.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 258
Date to: Circa AD 260

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.6 mm
Weight: 2.7 g
Diameter: 22.2 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Anni Byard
Identified by: Miss Anni Byard

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 2017.320

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Valerian II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 12 [238-260]
Mint or issue place: Gallic mint
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate bust right
Obverse inscription: DIVO VALERIANO CAES

Reverse description: Eagle flying right carrying Valerian II on its back
Reverse inscription: CONSA[CRAT]IO

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

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: Preshute (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU1770
Four figure Latitude: 51.42875327
Four figure longitude: -1.75686576
1:25K map: SU1770
1:10K map: SU17SE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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