WAW-A7A1BA: Roman coin, barbarous radiate

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COIN

Unique ID: WAW-A7A1BA

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Roman copper alloy coin, coarse style, obscured by corrosion. probably a barbarous radiate (AD 275-285). Obverse: Radiate bust, right, ']...T [. Reverse: female figure, standing, right with right arm raised. Diameter 17.2mm, Mass 1.67g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Middle
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 275
Date to: Circa AD 285

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.67 g
Diameter: 17.2 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Kevin Leahy
Identified by: Dr Kevin Leahy

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Birm 672

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: Radiate bust, right
Obverse inscription: Lost

Reverse description: Standing female figure, left, raising her right arm.
Reverse inscription: Lost

Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Status: Contemporary copy (Barbarous radiate)
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Warwickshire (County)
District: Stratford-on-Avon (District)
Parish or ward: Tysoe (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP3442
Four figure Latitude: 52.07532538
Four figure longitude: -1.50533138
1:25K map: SP3442
1:10K map: SP34SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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