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Unique ID: WILT-C491BC

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper-alloy Roman radiate of Postumus, dating to the period AD 260-269 (Reece Period 13). Third series. First or second phase. MONETA AVG reverse type, depicting Moneta standing left, holding scales and cornucopiae. Principal mint. Cunetio p.144 no.2404 or no.2413.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 260
Date to: Exactly AD 269

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.73 g
Diameter: 20.57 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Nina Dierks
Identified by: Ms Nina Dierks

Other reference numbers

Other reference: WHM 2017-53

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: Postumus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Obverse description: Radiate bust facing right.
Obverse inscription: IMP C POSTVMVS P F AVG

Reverse description: Moneta standing left, holding scales and cornucopiae.
Reverse inscription: MONETA AVG

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Swindon (Unitary Authority)
District: Swindon (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Chiseldon (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU1979
Four figure Latitude: 51.50961283
Four figure longitude: -1.72761765
1:25K map: SU1979
1:10K map: SU17NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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