KENT-5F2D6B: Valerian

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COIN

Unique ID: KENT-5F2D6B

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A base silver Radiate of Valerian I (253-260 AD), joint reign with Gallienus (AD 253-269), dating to the period AD 253-260 (Reece Period 12). VICTOR-IA AVGG reverse type depicting Victory standing left holding palm and resting hand on shield. Mint of Rome. As Cunetio, p. 97, no. 462.

Dimensions: Diameter 18.60mm, thickness 1.86mm and weight 2.41g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 253
Date to: Circa AD 260

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.86 mm
Weight: 2.41 g
Diameter: 18.6 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Vikki Brereton
Identified by: Miss Vikki Brereton
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

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: Valerian I
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 12 [238-260]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate, draped, and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: [IMP C P] LIC VALERIANVS A[VG]

Reverse description: Victory standing left holding palm and resting hand on shield
Reverse inscription: [V]ICTOR-IA AVG[G]

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Reverse mint mark: -//-
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • Cunetio : p. 97, no. 462

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Canterbury (District)
Parish or ward: Barham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TR2049
Four figure Latitude: 51.19784052
Four figure longitude: 1.1475355
1:25K map: TR2049
1:10K map: TR24NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Recording Institution: KENT
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