NARC-44A521: NARC-44A521 : Radiate : Victorinus

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COIN

Unique ID: NARC-44A521

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

A complete copper-alloy Radiate of Victorinus dating to the period AD 269 to 271 (Reece period 13). INVICTVS reverse type depicting Sol advancing left with right hand raised and holding whip. Gaul Mint I. Cunetio p. 149, no. 2537.

Diameter: 18.64mm, Thickness: 2.31mm, Weight: 3.4g.

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 269
Date to: Circa AD 271

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.31 mm
Weight: 3.4 g
Diameter: 18.64 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 8th April 2015

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: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Victorinus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Mint or issue place: Mint I, Gaul (Uncertain, France or Germany)
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: Draped radiate bust right
Obverse inscription: IMPCVI[CTORI]NVS[PFAVG]

Reverse description: Sol advancing left with right hand raised and holding whip
Reverse inscription: [INVI/]CTVS

Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • Cunetio : 149 2537

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: SP6064
Four figure Latitude: 52.27089033
Four figure longitude: -1.12212891
1:25K map: SP6064
1:10K map: SP66SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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