LIN-D86C03: Late Roman copper alloy radiate

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COIN

Unique ID: LIN-D86C03

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman copper alloy radiate of an uncertain 3rd century AD emperor dating to c. AD 260-296. [...]AVG reverse type depicting figure standing. Coin is extremely worn.

Overall dimensions: 18.1mm in diameter and 1.83g in weight.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 260
Date to: Circa AD 296

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.83 g
Diameter: 18.1 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Susheela Burford
Identified by: Dr Susheela Burford

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: Radiate, Uncertain Ruler 260-296
Obverse description: Radiate bust right.
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Figure standing.
Reverse inscription: [...] AVG

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Chapel St. Leonards (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF5572
Four figure Latitude: 53.22243931
Four figure longitude: 0.32022994
1:25K map: TF5572
1:10K map: TF57SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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: 9 months ago
Updated: 9 months ago

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