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ID:     800655
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Roman Imperial
Issuer:     Tetricus I
Date Ruled:     A.D. 271-274
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Antoninianus
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 272-274
Diameter:     19 mm
Weight:     1.93 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Legend:     IMP C TETRICVS P F AVG
Obverse Description:     Radiate, draped, and cuirassed bust right
Reverse Legend:     [P]AX AVG
Reverse Description:     Pax standing left, holding branch and palm frond
Mint:     Treveri (Trier)
Primary Reference:     RIC 100
Reference2:     AGK 008b
Reference3:     Braithwell 172 (111 examples)
Reference4:     Mairat 367
Hoard Name:     Braithwell Hoard
Hoard ID:     Braithwell 172
Hoard Find Site:     South Yorkshire
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=111065
Grade:     VF, minor roughness on reverse
Notes:     Ex Braithwell Hoard. The Braithwell Hoard was discovered by a metal detectorist in South Yorkshire in 2002. It contained 1331 antoniniani, with the earliest being a coin of Valerian's second issue at Rome, circa AD 254/5, and the latest a coin of Probus from his ninth, and final, issue of coins at Lugdunum (Lyon), dated by Bastien to AD 282. The vast majority of the hoard was composed of issues from the Romano-Gallic Empire, of which the issues of Tetricus I and II predominate. Richard Abdy and J.D. Hill have recorded the hoard, and will be publishing the full details in the near future. 4th emission