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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-542AA4

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper-alloy Roman barbarous radiate copying a coin of Victorinus (AD 269-271), dating to the period AD 275-285 (Reece period 14). [SALVS AVG] reverse type depicting Salus standing left feeding snake rising from altar, holding vertical sceptre. Prototype of Gallic Mint I. As Normanby no. 1911; Cunetio no. 2959.

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
Weight: 2.22 g
Diameter: 16.34 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Paul King
Identified by: Mr Paul King
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown

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, draped, and cuirassed(?) bust right
Obverse inscription: VICTO[...]

Reverse description: Salus standing left feeding snake rising from altar, holding vertical sceptre
Reverse inscription: [SALVS AVG]

Reverse mint mark: -//-
Status: Contemporary copy (Barbarous radiate)
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • Normanby : no. 1911
  • Cunetio : no. 2959

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)
To be known as: East Yorkshire

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Archaeological Fieldwalking & Metal-Detecting Survey
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

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Updated: 8 days ago

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