Bronze Barbarous Radiate Minim

£15

When the Gallic Empire ended in AD 274, so did Britain’s supply of small change. So, over the next decade, British moneyers made their own small bronze coins – millions of them, says Dr Sam Moorhead – known today as ‘radiates’ from their radiate sun-crowns.

Bronze barbarous Radiate Minim. 3rd/4th century AD. 8mm. 0.68g. Imitating Gallic usurper Tetricus I, AD 271-274. Radiate bust right./ Copy of PAX AVG type. VF, bold head. Found Northants.                                                        Was £25. Now only £15 

 

 

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