WILT-08484B:

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-08484B

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete copper-alloy Roman radiate of Postumus, dating to the period AD 260-269 (Reece Period 13). FELICITAS AVG reverse, depicting Felicitas standing left, holding a long caduceus and cornucopiae. Uncertain mint. There is a 2.45mm wide piercing at 10 o'clock.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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: 2.05 g
Diameter: 20 mm

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5285

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

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 POSTVMV[S P AVG]

Reverse description: Felicitas standing left, holding a long caduceus and cornucopiae.
Reverse inscription: [FELICITAS AVG]

Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: Illegible

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Coombe Bissett (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU1025
Four figure Latitude: 51.02428498
Four figure longitude: -1.85879287
1:25K map: SU1025
1:10K map: SU12NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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