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Unique ID: SF-5DCB72

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper-alloy Roman radiate of Tetricus II, dating to AD 272-274 (Reece Period 13). PIETAS AVGV[STOR] reverse type depicting sacrificial implements. Mint II. Cf. Normanby p. 198, no. 1547.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 272
Date to: Circa AD 274

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.66 mm
Weight: 1.58 g
Diameter: 18.42 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 3rd July 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Riccardo Caravello
Identified by: Mr Riccardo Caravello

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: Tetricus II
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Mint or issue place: Mint II, Gaul (Uncertain, France or Germany)
Obverse description: Radiate and draped bust right.
Obverse inscription: C.P.E. TET[RICVS CAES]

Reverse description: Sacrificial implements.
Reverse inscription: PIETAS AVGV[STOR]

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Reverse mint mark: -//-
Status: Regular

Coin references

  • Normanby : p. 198, no. 1547

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
To be known as: Pakenham

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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

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