NLM-AE4C92: Roman Coin; possibly a Barbarous Radiate

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-AE4C92

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy coin. Barbarous radiate; a small module and probably irregular issue, issue of 275-285, Reece period 14

Obverse description: possibly radiate head right

Reverse description: Horse or bull walking left over an enlarged exergue with lettering [below], or, rotated through 90 degrees, possibly a figure standing left with vertical spear, leaving lettering to the left of the spear.

Reverse inscription: possibly CASIO in exergue according to the first interpretation of the reverse.

Diameter: 11.7mm, Weight: 0.75gms, possibly 6

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: ROMAN
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 275
Date to: Exactly AD 285

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.75 g
Diameter: 11.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 6th November 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM40709

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: Probably
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Obverse description: possibly radiate head right Reverse description: Horse or bull walking left over an enlarged exergue with lettering [below], or, rotated through 90 degrees, possibly a figure standing left with vertical spear, leaving lettering to the left of the spear.

Reverse inscription: possibly CASIO in exergue

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Contemporary copy (Barbarous radiate)
Status qualifier: Probably

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Low Burnham

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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 27 days ago
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