HAMP-BAE9D8: Roman coin : radiate of Tetricus II

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-BAE9D8

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper-alloy Roman barbarous radiate copying a coin of Tetricus II (AD 272-4), dating to the period AD 275-285 (Reece period 14). [SPES] PVBL[ICA] reverse type depicting Spes walking left holding flower and skirt. Prototype mint: Gaul Mint I. As Normanby no. 1974.

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: 2.08 g
Diameter: 17.7 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Ms Katie Hinds
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Hampshire Cultural Trust Object Entry Form WINCM 372

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: Radiate (Barbarous)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Obverse description: Radiate and draped(?) bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Spes standing left holding flower in left and raising robe.
Reverse inscription: [SPES] PVBL[ICA]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: []//[]
Status: Contemporary copy (Barbarous radiate)
Status qualifier: Probably

Coin references

  • Normanby : no. 1974

Spatial metadata

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

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

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: 9 months ago
Updated: 9 months ago

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