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Unique ID: LIN-CA1905

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman copper alloy barbarous radiate of Tetricus dating to AD 270-3 (Reece period 13). Reverse type depicting a figure standing with a vertical staff possibly copying Virtus. Mint unknown. Cunetio no. 2991-3.

Overall dimensions: not recorded.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 270
Date to: Exactly AD 273

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Susheela Burford
Identified by: Dr Susheela Burford
Secondary identifier: Dr Adam Daubney

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 2040

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: Tetricus I
Obverse description: Radiate and draped bust right.
Obverse inscription: ]ETRICVS[

Reverse description: Figure standing left with vertical staff, possibly copying Virtus.
Reverse inscription: illegible

Status: Contemporary copy (Barbarous radiate)

Coin references

  • Cunetio : 2991-3

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: North Kesteven (District)
To be known as: Near Sleaford

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LIN
Created: 11 months ago
Updated: 11 months ago

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