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Unique ID: DOR-E8F09B

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A copper alloy quinarius of Allectus dating to AD 293 - 296 (Reece period 14). LAETITIA AVG reverse type showing a Galley sailing left.
Mint mark: //QC
Reference: RIC Volume V, Pt. II, No. 126
Date: Roman

Thickness: 1.62mm
Weight: 2.34g
Die axis: 6

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 293
Date to: Circa AD 296

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.62 mm
Weight: 2.34 g
Diameter: 18.98 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Lucy Bevan
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCMS 019027

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Quinarius
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Allectus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Mint or issue place: C mint (Uncertain, England)
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Bust, radiate, right, cuirassed
Obverse inscription: IMP C ALLECTVS AVG

Reverse description: Galley sailing left
Reverse inscription: LAETITIA AVG

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
RIC Identifier: RIC V Allectus 126
Reverse mint mark: //QC
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: Purbeck (District)
Parish or ward: East Stoke (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SY8986
Four figure Latitude: 50.67355746
Four figure longitude: -2.1570315
1:25K map: SY8986
1:10K map: SY86NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Updated: 8 months ago

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