NARC-483C14: NARC-483C14 : Radiate: Gallianus

Rights Holder: Eleanore Cox
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

COIN

Unique ID: NARC-483C14

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

An incomplete copper alloy Radiate of Gallianus dating to AD 253-268. Reece Period 13. Reverse type VIRTVS AVG, depicting Virtvs standing right holding transverse spear. Uncertain mint.


Diameter: 22.46mm, Thickness: 1.78mm, Weight: 2.5g.


The coin is missing small portions of its outer flan.


Cunetio, P 130, No 1810.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 253
Date to: Circa AD 268

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.78 mm
Weight: 2.5 g
Diameter: 22.46 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Ellie Cox
Identified by: Miss Ellie Cox

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: Gallienus (joint or sole reign)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Curiassed radiate bust right
Obverse inscription: IMPGALLI[AN]VSPFAVG

Reverse description: Virtvs standing right holding transverse spear
Reverse inscription: [VIR]TV[S[A[VG]

Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Gloucestershire (County)
District: Stroud (District)
Parish or ward: Slimbridge (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO7303
Four figure Latitude: 51.72506356
Four figure longitude: -2.3922955
1:25K map: SO7303
1:10K map: SO70SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: NARC-FAB5BC
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A complete copper-alloy Roman Radiate of Gallienus (AD 253-268), dating to the period AD 260-268 (Reece period 13). VIRTVS AVG reverse type d…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: LEIC-B1F2F1
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A base silver Roman radiate of Gallienus (AD 253-268), joint reign, dating to the period AD 253-260 (Reece period 12). VIRTVS AVG reverse typ…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: LIN-9B0A71
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A copper-alloy Roman radiate of Gallienus (AD 253-268), sole reign, dating to the period AD 260-268 (Reece period 13). VIRTVS AVG reverse typ…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: NARC
Created: 10 days ago
Updated: 10 days ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.