SUSS-C85A37: A base silver, Roman radiate of Postumus AD.260-269

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Unique ID: SUSS-C85A37

Object type certainty: Certain
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A base silver, Roman radiate of Postumus AD.260-269, Reece period 13, Gallic mint, MONETA AVG reverse.

Obverse, Draped, laureate bust right, IMP C POSTVMVS PF AVG

Reverse, Moneta standing left holding scales and cornucopiae, [MO]NETA AVG

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 260
Date to: Circa AD 269

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 24.91 mm
Width: 20.33 mm
Weight: 2.7 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Edwin Wood
Identified by: Mr Edwin Wood

Materials and construction

Primary material: Base Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Postumus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Mint or issue place: Gallic mint
Mint qualifier: Probably
Obverse description: draped, radiate bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP C POSTVMVS PF AVG

Reverse description: Moneta standing right holding scales and cornucopiae
Reverse inscription: MONETA AVG

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Sussex (County)
District: Chichester (District)
To be known as: Near Chichester

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
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: SUSS
Created: 6 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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