LEIC-592637: Roman coin: Barbarous radiate of uncertain ruler

Rights Holder: Phil Harding
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-592637

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

Copper alloy Roman radiate coin of an uncertain ruler, probably a barbarous issue. The coin is in poor condition, is 16mm in diameter and weighs 1.17g

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: With finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.17 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 9th October 2018

Personal details

Recorded by: Dr Phil Harding
Identified by: Dr Phil Harding

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 2753

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: Crude radiate bust right

Reverse description: Unclear raised image

Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

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: SK6917
Four figure Latitude: 52.7462272
Four figure longitude: -0.97928098
1:25K map: SK6917
1:10K map: SK61NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Whilst searching with a metal detector
Current location: With finder
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: LEIC-BF9716
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
Roman copper alloy nummus of an uncertain ruler (260 - 378), . The coin is in extremely poor condition, is 16mm in diameter and weighs 1.7g.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: LEIC-93FB55
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
Roman copper alloy radiate of an uncertain ruler. The coin is in poor condition, has been pierced, is 17mm in diameter and weighs 1.31g.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: LEIC-19F8A0
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
Roman copper alloy radiate of an uncertain ruler. The coin is in poor condition, is 17mm in diameter and weighs 1.31g
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 11 days ago
Updated: 11 days ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.