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Radiate: CM.6614-2007

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Carinus (AD 283-85)
Ruler: Carus (AD 282-83) (Struck in the rule of)
Mint: Rome
State: Roman Empire




History note: Ex Ritchie W. Post, from the F. Martin Post Collection, bt F.S. Robinson, Albany, NY, xii.1986 for $75.00

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 23.54 mm
Image(width): 23.04 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Rome

Acquisition and important dates

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


283-01 CE - 283-03 CE


Mint mark KAZ

Components of the work

Object composed of billon Die Axis 225 degrees Weight 3.43 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Radiate cuirassed bust of Carinus right

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Sprinkler, simpulum, jug, patera, knife and lituus left to right, mint-mark in exergue

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.6614-2007
Primary reference Number: 166177
Venera: 2410
RIC: 5-2.157.157
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 July 2020 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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