BERK-E0935C: Roman coin

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COIN

Unique ID: BERK-E0935C

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A copper-alloy radiate of Allectus (AD 293-6) (Reece Period 14), PAX AVG, Pax standing left, holding branch and transverse sceptre. Mint of London, S (P) // ML. RIC V, pt 2, p. 561, as no. 33.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 293
Date to: Exactly AD 296

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.11 g
Diameter: 21 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 5th October 2018 - Saturday 6th October 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Helena Costas
Identified by: Ms Helena Costas
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 0768

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Possibly
Ruler/issuer: Allectus
Primary ruler qualifier: Possibly
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Obverse description: Radiate bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP C ALLECTVS P F AVG

Reverse description: Pax standing left, holding branch in right hand and transverse sceptre
Reverse inscription: i(PAX AVG)

Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Reverse mint mark: S (P) // ML
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

  • RIC : V, pt 2 p. 561, no. 33

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Test Valley (District)
Parish or ward: Thruxton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU2946
Four figure Latitude: 51.21247249
Four figure longitude: -1.5862096
1:25K map: SU2946
1:10K map: SU24NE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 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: BERK
Created: 9 months ago
Updated: 8 months ago

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