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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-478EAC

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy radiate of Probus (AD 276-82) (Reece Period 14), Reverse type MARS VICTOR, Mars advancing right with spear and trophy. Mint of Lyon. RIC V. pt 2, p. 23, no. 37.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 276
Date to: Circa AD 282

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.5 mm
Weight: 2.88 g
Diameter: 21.6 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Simon Maslin
Identified by: Dr Simon Maslin

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: Probus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Mint or issue place: Lugdunum
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate and ciurassed bust, right.
Obverse inscription: IMP C M AVR PROBVS AVG

Reverse description: Mars walking right holding trophy with transverse spear.
Reverse inscription: MARS VICTOR

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Reverse mint mark: -//III
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Basingstoke and Deane (District)
Parish or ward: Overton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU5050
Four figure Latitude: 51.24698882
Four figure longitude: -1.28503061
1:25K map: SU5050
1:10K map: SU55SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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