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Unique ID: SOMDOR473

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Radiate of Carausius


PAL 278

Class: Radiate


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 286
Date to: AD 293

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st May 1999

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

Materials and construction

Primary material: Base Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Ruler/issuer: Carausius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Obverse description: Right facing radiate portrait
Obverse inscription: IM[P CARAVSIVS PF AVG]

Reverse description: Figure standing.
Reverse inscription: [PAX] AVG in exergue MLXXI

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Somerset (County)
District: South Somerset (District)
To be known as: Kingsdon

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SOMDOR
Created: 18 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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