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COIN

Unique ID: LANCUM-DE4FFE

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

Copper alloy Roman Radiate, Postumus, AD 260-69, Lugdunum, RIC V pt. 2 p. 344 no. 93.

O/ [IMP C] POSTVMVS P F AVG. Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right.

R/ V[IRTV]S AVG. Mars standing right with shield and spear.The length is 20mm, the width is 12mm thickness and the weight 1.94g.

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
Length: 20 mm
Width: 12 mm
Weight: 1.94 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 5th December 2017 - Tuesday 5th December 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Stuart Noon
Identified by: Mr Stuart Noon
Secondary identifier: Mr Matthew Ball

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Postumus
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Obverse description: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust right.
Obverse inscription: O/ [IMP C] POSTVMVS P F AVG.

Reverse description: Mars standing right with shield and spear.
Reverse inscription: R/ V[IRTV]S AVG.

Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Doncaster (Metropolitan District)
District: Doncaster (Metropolitan District)
Parish or ward: Edlington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE5702
Four figure Latitude: 53.51160127
Four figure longitude: -1.14194373
1:25K map: SE5702
1:10K map: SE50SE
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Minimal cultivation

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 7 months ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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