SF-FB204F: Roman coin: radiate of Allectus

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COIN

Unique ID: SF-FB204F

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A copper-alloy Roman radiate of Allectus, dating to AD 293-296 (Reece Period 14). PAX AVG reverse type depicting Pax standing left holding vertical sceptre and branch. C Mint.

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: Exactly AD 296

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.21 mm
Weight: 2.62 g
Diameter: 21.68 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 17th June 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Riccardo Caravello
Identified by: Mr Riccardo Caravello

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: RLM 081
Other reference: Finds reference SS15 142

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 and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP C ALLECTVS P[F] AVG

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

Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: S [...]//C
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Suffolk Coastal (District)
To be known as: Rendlesham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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

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