PUBLIC-6FC643: PUBLIC-6FC643: Roman Radiate Allectus PAX AD293-296

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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-6FC643

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper alloy Roman Radiate of Allectus (AD 293-296) (Reece Period 14). Obverse: IMP C ALLECTVS P F AVG, Radiate, draped and cuirassed right. Reverse, PAX AVG, Pax standing left with branch and vertical sceptre. C Mint, S P // C. RIC V, pt 2, p. 566., no. 86. The P in the mintmark is unclear, but S P // C is the only likely reading.

Notes:

Identified by Dr Sam Moorhead (BM) - 23/11/17

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.11 g
Diameter: 19.84 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 19th November 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr David Roberts
Identified by: Mr David Roberts
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

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: Allectus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Mint or issue place: C mint (Uncertain, England)
Obverse description: Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right.
Obverse inscription: (IMP C ALLECTVS P F AVG)

Reverse description: Pax standing left holding olive branch and vertical sceptre.
Reverse inscription: PAX AVG

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
RIC Identifier: RIC V Allectus 86
Reverse mint mark: S P// C
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : V, pt 2, p. 566, no. 86

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)
District: North Hertfordshire (District)
To be known as: Nr Royston

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

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