NLM-33FE09: Roman Coin: Radiate of Laelian

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Unique ID: NLM-33FE09

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper-alloy Roman radiate of Claudius II (AD 268-270), dating to the period AD 268-270 (Reece period 13). [PROVI]DENT A[VG] reverse type depicting Providentia standing left holding baton and vertical sceptre, at feet a globe. Mint of Rome. As Normanby no. 945.

Diameter: 16.8mm, Weight: 1.62gms, die axis: 12

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 268
Date to: Circa AD 270

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.62 g
Diameter: 16.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 26th May 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM39636

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: Claudius II
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate head right
Obverse inscription: [IM]P CLAVDIVS [AVG]

Reverse description: Providentia standing left holding baton and vertical sceptre, at feet a globe
Reverse inscription: [PROVI]DENT A[VG]

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
RIC Identifier: RIC V Claudius Gothicus 94
Reverse mint mark: - ς//-
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • Normanby : no. 945.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Calcethorpe

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Created: 5 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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