LEIC-EF4628: Roman copper alloy barborous radiate coin

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Unique ID: LEIC-EF4628

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

Roman copper alloy barborous radiate, dating to 275-85.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 275
Date to: Circa AD 285

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 13 mm
Width: 11 mm
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 1.07 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 3rd September 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Joyce Lee
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 2760

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: Radiate (Barbarous)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Obverse description: right facing radiate bust

Reverse description: Standing stick figure (Sol) with right arm raised and radiate crown

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)
District: East Hertfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Hormead (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL4128
Four figure Latitude: 51.93265666
Four figure longitude: 0.04944038
1:25K map: TL4128
1:10K map: TL42NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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