KENT-32D1FA: Barbarous Radiate

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COIN

Unique ID: KENT-32D1FA

Object type certainty: Certain
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A worn copper-alloy probable contemporary copy of a Roman radiate (Barabarous Radiate) uncertain ruler to the period AD 275-285 (Reece Period 14). Probably 'VICTORIA AVG', reverse type depicting Victory advancing left right hand out stretched, palm on shoulder.

Measurements: 11.70mm in diameter, 1.62mm thick and 0.98g in weight

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.62 mm
Weight: 0.98 g
Diameter: 11.7 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Jo Ahmet
Identified by: Mr Jo Ahmet

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: Radiate bust right, slight drapery
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Victory advancing left right hand outstretched, palm on shoulder.

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Possibly

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ9052
Four figure Latitude: 51.23554288
Four figure longitude: 0.72028556
1:25K map: TQ9052
1:10K map: TQ95SW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 13 days ago
Updated: 12 days ago

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