LEIC-286DC2: 286DC2.Roman coin

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Unique ID: LEIC-286DC2

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman copper alloy radiate of Gallienus, (Cunetio 1289).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: AD 253
Date to: AD 268

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 1.66 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 22nd August 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 1246

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Gallienus (Joint reign)
Primary ruler qualifier: Possibly
Reece period: Period 12 [238-260]
Mint or issue place: Rome
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: right facing radiate bust
Obverse inscription: not visible

Reverse description: Jupiter left, XI to left.
Reverse inscription: IOVIPROPVGNAT

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Reverse mint mark: XI-//-

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Frisby on the Wreake (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7117
Four figure Latitude: 52.74596864
Four figure longitude: -0.94965856
1:25K map: SK7117
1:10K map: SK71NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

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Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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