YORYM-95F693: Roman Coin : Radiate of Allectus

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-95F693

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A copper-alloy radiate of Allectus dating to the period AD 293 - 296 (Reece Period 14). PAX AVG reverse type depicting Pax standing left holding olive branch and transverse sceptre. Mint of London.

RIC V, pt.2, p.561, no.33var.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 293
Date to: Circa AD 296

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 4.1 g
Diameter: 23.9 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT : E05742

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: Allectus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate and draped bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP C ALLECTVS P F AVG

Reverse description: Pax standing left holding olive branch and transverse sceptre
Reverse inscription: PAX AVG

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Reverse mint mark: S/P//ML
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Woodmansey (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TA0336
Four figure Latitude: 53.81009851
Four figure longitude: -0.43724959
1:25K map: TA0336
1:10K map: TA03NW
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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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