HAMP-936B81: Roman coin : barbarous radiate of uncertain emperor

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Unique ID: HAMP-936B81

Object type certainty: Certain
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A worn Roman barbarous radiate copying a coin of an uncertain emperor, the reverse indiscernible, dating to the period AD 275-85 (Reece period 14). The coin has a squarish flan.


NB. The obverse is the second depiction in the attached image, and needs turning 180 degrees.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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: 0.68 g
Diameter: 11.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 22nd November 2015 - Sunday 22nd November 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Ms Katie Hinds

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Hampshire Cultural Trust Object Entry Form WINCM 709

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Radiate (Barbarous)
Obverse description: Radiate bust right.
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Indiscernible.
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Cherwell (District)
Parish or ward: Islip (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP5212
Four figure Latitude: 51.80423115
Four figure longitude: -1.24724629
1:25K map: SP5212
1:10K map: SP51SW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Created: 8 days ago
Updated: 8 days ago

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