Radiate coin

This radiate coin was probably part of the large Roman hoard discovered in Exeter in 1715. The coin was donated to the museum with the collection of local coins collected by the antiquarians Alexander Jenkins, and his grandson William Norton.

Object Summary

Accession Loan No.
N295
Category
Array
Collection Class
Exeter archaeology
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collector Excavator
Norton, William John Jenkins, Mr
Material
silver
Common Name
radiate coin
Simple Name
coin
Inscription Transcription
GALLIENVS AVG.; VICTORIA AVG III
Period Classification
Roman (43-410)
Production Year Low
260
Production Year High
268

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radiate; antoninianus