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COIN

Unique ID: CAM-70D362

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

A third century base silver radiate of Tetricus I, AD 271-274. The obverse shows a radiate and cuirassed bust facing to the right with the inscription: IMP TETRICVS P F AVG. The reverse shows Salus standing left, holding a patera over an altar and rudder. The inscription reads: SALVS AVGG.

Class: Radiate (antoninianus)

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: With finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 271
Date to: AD 274

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.01 mm
Weight: 3.68 g
Diameter: 18.78 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 14th July 2004

Personal details

Recorded by: Mr Chris Montague
Identified by: Mr Chris Montague

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finds Identification Day, Norris Museum, St Ives, Cambs.
Museum accession number: None

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Tetricus I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Mint or issue place: Mint II, Gaul (Uncertain, France or Germany)
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate, cuirassed bust, facing right
Obverse inscription: IMP TETRICVS P F AVG

Reverse description: Salus standing left, holding patera over altar and rudder
Reverse inscription: SALVS AVGG

Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: East Cambridgeshire (District)
Parish or ward: Stretham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL5171
Four figure Latitude: 52.316341
Four figure longitude: 0.213845
1:25K map: TL5171
1:10K map: TL57SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Metal Detecting
Current location: With finder
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: CAM
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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