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Radiate: CM.6613-2007

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Carus (AD 282-83)
Ruler: Carinus (AD 283-85) (Inferred)
Mint: Antioch
State: Roman Empire

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Notes

History note: Ex Ritchie W. Post, from the F. Martin Post Collection, bt F.S. Robinson, Albany, NY, v.1998 for $79.00

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 22.54 mm
Image(width): 22.71 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Antioch

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2007-11-19) by The Post Family Trust

Dating

282 CE - 283 CE

Note

Mint mark * over Epsilon Delta over XXI

Components of the work

Object composed of billon Die Axis 0 degrees Weight 3.87 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Radiate cuirassed bust of Carus right

  • Text: IMP C M AVR CARVS P F AVG
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Emperor standing right with parazonium receiving Victory on globe left, a star above her, from Jupiter standing left with sceptre, mint-mark in central field and exergue

  • Text: VIRTVS AVGGG
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.6613-2007
Primary reference Number: 166176
RIC: 5-2.150.124C
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Audit data

Created: Monday 14 April 2014 Updated: Monday 14 April 2014 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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