SUSS-7C95DB: A worn copper-alloy radiate struck for Victorinus (AD 269-271) dating to c. AD 269-271. Reece period 13.

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COIN

Unique ID: SUSS-7C95DB

Object type certainty: Certain
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A worn copper-alloy radiate struck for Victorinus (AD 269-271) dating to c. AD 269-271. Reece period 13. Reverse: PIETAS AVG, Pietas standing left sacrificing over altar and holding box of perfumes. C.f Cunetio p. 150, nos. 2571-2574. Gaul mint II.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 269
Date to: Circa AD 271

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.91 g
Diameter: 17.01 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 14th December 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Alex Bliss
Identified by: Mr Alex Bliss

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: Victorinus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Mint or issue place: Mint II, Gaul (Uncertain, France or Germany)
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Pietas standing left sacrificing over altar and holding box of perfumes
Reverse inscription: PIETA[S AVG]

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: -//-
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: East Sussex (County)
District: Wealden (District)
Parish or ward: Isfield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ4417
Four figure Latitude: 50.93447734
Four figure longitude: 0.04794323
1:25K map: TQ4417
1:10K map: TQ41NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: About one year ago
Updated: 10 months ago

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