SUR-85AF61:

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-85AF61

Object type certainty: Certain
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A base silver radiate of Postumus dating to the period AD 260-269 (Reece Period 13). FELICITAS AVG reverse type depicting Felicitas standing left, holding long caduceus and cornucopia. Gaul mint I. As Cunetio, p. 144, no. 2411/2415.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 260
Date to: Circa AD 263

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.6 mm
Weight: 3.12 g
Diameter: 21.4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 2nd April 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Simon Maslin
Identified by: Dr Simon Maslin

Materials and construction

Primary material: Base Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Postumus
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 13 [260-275]
Mint or issue place: Gallic mint
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust facing right.
Obverse inscription: IMP C POSTVMVS P F AVG

Reverse description: Felicitas standing left, holding long caduceus and cornucopia.
Reverse inscription: FELICITAS AVG

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Great Bedwyn (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU2962
Four figure Latitude: 51.35633748
Four figure longitude: -1.58491565
1:25K map: SU2962
1:10K map: SU26SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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