DOR-B98A4E: Copper alloy radiate of Probus.

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COIN

Unique ID: DOR-B98A4E

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A radiate of Probus dating to AD 276 - 282 (Reece period 14) TEMPOR FELICI reverse type, Felicitas standing holding caduceus and cornucopiae. Mint of Lyon
Mint Mark : B//
Reference: RIC Vol V part II, No. 129

Diameter: 22.38mm
Thickness: 2.01mm
Weight: 3.22g
Die axis: 7

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 276
Date to: Circa AD 282

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.01 mm
Weight: 3.22 g
Diameter: 22.38 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Sarah Kelman
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCMS 019370/13

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: Probus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bust facing right, radiate, cuirassed
Obverse inscription: IMP C PROBV[S PF A]VG

Reverse description: Felicitas standing holding caduceus and cornucopiae
Reverse inscription: TEMPOR [FELICI]

Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
RIC Identifier: RIC V Probus 129
Reverse mint mark: B//
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : V part II 322

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: West Dorset (District)
Parish or ward: Powerstock (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SY5195
Four figure Latitude: 50.75251952
Four figure longitude: -2.69596809
1:25K map: SY5195
1:10K map: SY55SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DOR
Created: 10 months ago
Updated: 8 months ago

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