NARC-C5F475: NARC-C5F475 : Radiate : Barbarous

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Unique ID: NARC-C5F475

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete copper-alloy Barbarous Radiate copying an issue struck for Victorinus AD 269-271. Reece period 14. Reverse type depicting a flaming altar. Uncertain mint.

Diameter: 16.04mm, Thickness: 2.01mm, Weight: 2.4g.

The object is missing a portion of its outer flan between 11-1 O'clock

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 269
Date to: Circa AD 271

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.01 mm
Weight: 2.4 g
Diameter: 16.04 mm

Personal details

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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: Radiate (Barbarous)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Obverse description: Radiate bust right
Obverse inscription: IMPVIC[…]

Reverse description: Flaming alter
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Die axis measurement: 4 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: Daventry (District)
Parish or ward: Norton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP6065
Four figure Latitude: 52.27987955
Four figure longitude: -1.12195133
1:25K map: SP6065
1:10K map: SP66NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NARC
Created: 6 months ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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