HAMP-987A12: A radiate, possibly barbarous and of an uncertain ruler

Rights Holder: Hampshire Cultural Trust
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Unique ID: HAMP-987A12

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Roman barbarous radiate copying a coin of probably Claudius II, the reverse type uncertain but depicting a probable standing figure and dating to AD 275-85 (Reece period 14). Mint uncertain.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 275
Date to: Circa AD 285

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.77 g
Diameter: 17.02 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Nicholas Mead
Identified by: Mr Nicholas Mead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Hampshire Cultural Trust Object Entry Form ALTCM 2136

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: Radiate (Barbarous)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate bust right.
Obverse inscription: CLL[...]

Reverse description: Standing figure (probably).
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Die axis measurement: 10 o'clock
Status: Contemporary copy (Barbarous radiate)
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: East Hampshire (District)
Parish or ward: Selborne (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7334
Four figure Latitude: 51.10066574
Four figure longitude: -0.95880198
1:25K map: SU7334
1:10K map: SU73SW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: 11 months ago
Updated: 7 months ago

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