Skip to main content

Radiate: CM.6623-2007

An image of Radiate

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Alternative views

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Diocletian (285-310) (Inferred)
Ruler: Maximian (AD 286-305) (Inferred)
Ruler: Constantius I (305-06) (Struck in the name of)
Mint: Lugdunum
State: Roman Empire
Mint: Lyons

Entities

Categories

Notes

History note: Ex Ritchie W. Post, from the F. Martin Post Collection, bt for $50.00

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 26.54 mm
Image(width): 22.96 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Lyons

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: circa AD 295

Note

Oval flan; mint mark B

Components of the work

Object composed of billon Die Axis 180 degrees Weight 3.29 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Radiate cuirassed bust of Constantius right

  • Text: CONSTANTIVS NOB C
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Soldier standing left with spear and hand resting on shield

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

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.6623-2007
Primary reference Number: 166186
RIC: 5-2.298.647C
Bastien: 656
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 July 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Radiate" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/166186 Accessed: 2022-10-02 04:38:35

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/166186 |title=Radiate |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-10-02 04:38:35|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/api/v1/objects/object-166186

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

<div class="text-center">
    <figure class="figure">
        <img src="https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/imagestore/cm/cm23/CM_6623_2007_281_29.jpg"
        alt="Radiate"
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">Radiate</figcaption>
    </figure>
</div>
    

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

More objects and works of art you might like

Radiate

Accession Number: CM.BU.127-R

Radiate

Accession Number: CM.165-2017

Radiate

Accession Number: CM.166-2017

Radiate

Accession Number: CM.167-2017

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...