HAMP-0206A8: Roman coin : barbarous radiate copying a coin of Victorinus

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-0206A8

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

A Roman barbarous radiate copying a coin of Victorinus (AD 269-71), INVICTVS reverse type depicting Sol running left with right hand raised; cloak flies out behind (apparently type 3c). Dating to AD 275-85 (Reece period 14).
Reference: cf. Normanby 1415 for prototype (Mint I).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 275
Date to: Circa AD 285

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.84 g
Diameter: 13 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st November 2017 - Wednesday 31st January 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Mr David Algar

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Hampshire Cultural Trust Object Entry Form WINCM 628

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Radiate (Barbarous)
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Obverse description: Radiate cuirassed bust right.

Reverse description: Sol running left with right hand raised; cloak flies out behind.

Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Status: Contemporary copy (Barbarous radiate)

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Winchester (District)
To be known as: Droxford

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: 10 months ago
Updated: 8 months ago

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