NARC-44BC48: NARC-44BC48 : Radiate : Gallienus

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COIN

Unique ID: NARC-44BC48

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

A complete base silver Radiate of Gallienus (AD 253-269), joint reign with Valerian dating to the period AD 253-260. Reece Period 12. Reverse type AEQVITAS AVGG, depicting Aequitas standing holding scales in right hand and cornucopiae in left. Rome mint.

Diameter: 21.34mm, Thickness: 1.83mm, Weight: 2.5g.

Cunetio, P 97, No 435.

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 260

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.83 mm
Weight: 2.5 g
Diameter: 21.34 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 21st August 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Ellie Cox
Identified by: Miss Ellie Cox

Materials and construction

Primary material: Base Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Gallienus (Joint reign)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 12 [238-260]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate bust right
Obverse inscription: [IMPCPLICVALERIAN]VSAVG

Reverse description: Aequitas standing holding scales in right hand and cornucopiae in left
Reverse inscription: [AEQVITA]SAVGG

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • Cunetio : 97 435

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: SP6164
Four figure Latitude: 52.27078052
Four figure longitude: -1.10747596
1:25K map: SP6164
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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