Reece Period 14 - c.275 - 296 AD

COIN
Unique ID:
PUBLIC-246FA9
Published Find published
 Chronology
Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 275
Date to: Circa AD 285
 Coin data (numismatics)
Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Radiate (Barbarous)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Obverse description: Radiate bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Illegible
Reverse inscription: Unclear standing figure

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain
 Spatial data
Region: South East (European Region) 
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County) 
District: Canterbury (District) 
Parish or ward: Bishopsbourne (Civil Parish) 
 Description

A copper-alloy 'Barbarous Radiate' copying an uncertain emperor, dating to c. AD 275-285 (Reece Period 14).

 Dimensions and weight
Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.2 mm
Weight: 1.06 g
Diameter: 13.7 mm
 Materials and construction
Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete
 Personal details
Recorded by: Mr David Clarke
Identified by: Mr David Clarke
Secondary identifier: Dr Vincent Drost
 Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 03rd October 2015

 Coin references
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 Site
Medway History Finders MDC - Arable

COIN
Unique ID:
PUBLIC-1F3C98
Published Find published
 Chronology
Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 275
Date to: Circa AD 285
 Coin data (numismatics)
Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Divus Claudius (Barbarous Radiate)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Obverse description: Radiate bust facing right
Obverse inscription: [DIVO] CL[AVD]IO

Reverse description: An altar
Reverse inscription: CONSEC[RATIO]

Reverse mint mark: -//[]
Status: Contemporary copy (Barbarous radiate)
Status qualifier: Certain
 Spatial data
Region: South East (European Region) 
County or Unitary authority: Medway (Unitary Authority) 
District: Medway (Unitary Authority) 
Parish or ward: Cliffe and Cliffe Woods (Civil Parish) 
 Description

A copper-alloy Roman radiate of Divus Claudius II (AD 268-270), contemporary copy dating to the period AD 275-285 (Reece period 14). CONSEC[RATIO] reverse type depicting an altar. As Normanby no. 1829. Thickness: 1.31 mm; Weight: 1.36 g; Diameter: 17 mm 

 Dimensions and weight
Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.31 mm
Weight: 1.36 g
Diameter: 17 mm
 Materials and construction
Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete
 Personal details
Recorded by: Mr David Clarke
Identified by: Mr David Clarke
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown
 Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 21st May 2017

 Coin references
Normanby : no. 1829
 Site
Medway History Finders MDC - Pasture

COIN
Unique ID:
PUBLIC-8D3E6C
Published Find published
 Chronology
Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 275
Date to: Circa AD 285
 Coin data (numismatics)
Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Radiate (Barbarous)
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Obverse description: Unclear radiate head / bust right
Obverse inscription: Garbled legend

Reverse description: Possibly Pax standing left, holding [branch?] and transverse sceptre
Reverse inscription: [ ] AVG

Status: Contemporary copy (Barbarous radiate)
 Spatial data
Region: South East (European Region) 
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County) 
District: Canterbury (District) 
Parish or ward: Barham (Civil Parish) 
 Description

Roman Coin: copper alloy Barbarous Radiate dating to c. AD 275-85 (Reece Period 14). The obverse might be copying Claudius II (AD 268-70). The reverse is [ ... ] AVG, possibly Pax standing left.

 Dimensions and weight
Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.77 mm
Weight: 0.84 g
Diameter: 11.44 mm
 Materials and construction
Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete
 Personal details
Recorded by: Mr David Clarke
Identified by: Mr David Clarke
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead
 Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 25th March 2018

 Coin references
Spink : tbc
 Site
Garden of England MDC - Arable

COIN
Unique ID:
PUBLIC-3340AB
Published Find published
 Chronology
Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 275
Date to: Circa AD 285
 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: Uncertain radiate and draped(?) bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Uncertain figure advancing right(?), probably Mars or Virtus
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: []//[]
Status: Contemporary copy (Barbarous radiate)
Status qualifier: Probably
 Spatial data
Region: London (European Region) 
County or Unitary authority: Greater London Authority (Greater London Authority) 
District: Bexley (London Borough) 
Parish or ward: St. Mary's (London Borough Ward)
 Description

An incomplete and worn copper-alloy Roman radiate, possibly a contemporary copy of uncertain late-3rd century AD ruler, probably dating to the period AD 275-285 (Reece period 14). Reverse type depicting an uncertain figure advancing right(?), probably Mars or Virtus. Uncertain mint.Diameter: 15.14 mm, Thickness: 1.1 mm, Weight: 0.8 g

 Dimensions and weight
Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.1 mm
Weight: 0.8 g
Diameter: 15.14 mm
 Materials and construction
Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete
 Personal details
Recorded by: Mr David Clarke
Identified by: Mr David Clarke
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown
 Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 3rd August 2017

 Coin references
Spink : tbc
 Site
Pasture 1a

COIN
Unique ID:
PUBLIC-581E16
Published Find published
 Chronology
Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 275
Date to: Circa AD 285
 Coin data (numismatics)
Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Radiate (Barbarous)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Obverse description: Radiate and draped bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse description: Virtus standing left resting hand on shield to left?
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Reverse mint mark: []//[]
Status: Contemporary copy (Barbarous radiate)
Status qualifier: Certain
 Spatial data
Region: London (European Region) 
County or Unitary authority: Greater London Authority (Greater London Authority) 
District: Bexley (London Borough) 
Parish or ward: St. Mary's (London Borough Ward)
 Description

An incomplete copper-alloy Roman barbarous Radiate, copying a coin of uncertain late-3rd century AD ruler, possibly Victorinus or Tetricus I, dating to the period AD 275-285 (Reece period 14). Reverse type possibly depicting Virtus standing left resting hand on shield to left. Cf. Normanby no. 1952 for similar barbarous reverse types.

 Dimensions and weight
Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.62 mm
Weight: 0.53 g
Diameter: 10 mm
 Materials and construction
Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete
 Personal details
Recorded by: Mr David Clarke
Identified by: Mr David Clarke
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown
 Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 15th February 2017

 Coin references
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 Site
Pasture 1a

COIN
Unique ID:
PUBLIC-F59412
Published Find published
 Chronology
Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 286
Date to: Exactly AD 293
 Coin data (numismatics)
Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Carausius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Obverse description: Radiate and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: [...]ARAVSIVS[...]

Reverse description: Laetitia holding a wreath and leaning on anchor
Reverse inscription: LAET[ITIA AVG]

Reverse mint mark: -//[]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Possibly
 Spatial data
Region: London (European Region) 
County or Unitary authority: Greater London Authority (Greater London Authority) 
District: Bexley (London Borough) 
Parish or ward: St. Mary's (London Borough Ward)
 Description

A copper-alloy Roman radiate of Carausius (AD 286-293), dating to c. AD 286-293 (Reece Period 14). LAETITIA AVG reverse type depicting Laetitia holding a wreath and leaning on anchor. Uncertain mint. Cf. RIC V.2 p. 467, no. 49 passim for the reverse type. Diameter: 21mm. Weight: 3.20g

 Dimensions and weight
Quantity: 1
Length: 21 mm
Width: 17 mm
Thickness: 2.38 mm
Weight: 3.2 g
 Materials and construction
Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete
 Personal details
Recorded by: Mr David Clarke
Identified by: Mr David Clarke
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown
 Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 17th January 2017

 Coin references
Spink : Roman Coins Vol 4 : Page 199 : 13604 : VF 60
 Site
Pasture 1a

COIN
Unique ID:
PUBLIC-F68DFD
Published Find published
 Chronology
Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 286
Date to: Exactly AD 293
 Coin data (numismatics)
Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Carausius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Possibly
Obverse description: Radiate, draped, and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP CARA[...]

Reverse description: Pax standing left holding a wreath and vertical sceptre
Reverse inscription: [PAX] AVG

Reverse mint mark: B E//[]
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Possibly
 Spatial data
Region: London (European Region) 
County or Unitary authority: Greater London Authority (Greater London Authority) 
District: Bexley (London Borough) 
Parish or ward: St. Mary's (London Borough Ward)
 Description

A copper-alloy Roman radiate of Carausius (AD 286-293), dating to c. AD 286-293 (Reece Period 14). PAX AVG reverse type depicting Pax standing left holding a wreath and vertical sceptre. Mint of London? Cf. RIC V.2 p. 471, no. 98 passim. Diameter: 21mm. Weight: 2.14g

 Dimensions and weight
Quantity: 1
Length: 21 mm
Width: 17 mm
Thickness: 1.2 mm
Weight: 2.14 g
 Materials and construction
Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete
 Personal details
Recorded by: Mr David Clarke
Identified by: Mr David Clarke
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown
 Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 17th January 2017

 Coin references
.
 Site
Pasture 1a

COIN
Unique ID:
PUBLIC-57F09E
Published Find published
 Chronology
Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 286
Date to: Exactly AD 293
 Coin data (numismatics)
Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Carausius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Obverse description: Radiate, draped, and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP CA[RAV]SIVS P F [AVG]

Reverse description: Pax standing left holding branch and vertical sceptre
Reverse inscription: P[AX] AVG

Reverse mint mark: Γ O//ML
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Possibly
 Spatial data
Region: London (European Region) 
County or Unitary authority: Greater London Authority (Greater London Authority) 
District: Bexley (London Borough) 
Parish or ward: St. Mary's (London Borough Ward)
 Description

A copper-alloy Roman radiate of Carausius (AD 286-293), dating to the period AD 286-293 (Reece period 14). PAX AVG reverse type depicting Pax standing left holding branch and vertical sceptre. Mint of London. RIC V.2, p. 472, cf. no. 101.

 Dimensions and weight
Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.14 mm
Weight: 2.75 g
Diameter: 20 mm
 Materials and construction
Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete
 Personal details
Recorded by: Mr David Clarke
Identified by: Mr David Clarke
Secondary identifier: Dr Andrew Brown
 Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 15th February 2017

 Coin references
Spink : Roman Coins Vol 4 : Page 204 : 13639a : VF 45
 Site
Pasture 1a

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