DUR-E32B53: 10. Copper alloy radiate of Carausius, minted in London, 286-93. Rev- ?PAX AVG; ?Pax stg. l. hdg. branch and vertical sceptre. RIC V, pt.2, p.472, c.f.101

Rights Holder:
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

COIN

Unique ID: DUR-E32B53

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper alloy radiate of Carausius (AD 286-93) (Reece Period 14), PAX AVG, Pax standing left with branch and vertical sceptre. Mint of London, -//ML. RIC V, pt.2, p.472, no. 101 Finders ref- 10. This coin is included in Sam Moorhead's corpus for RIC.

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 4.6 g
Diameter: 23.98 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st October 2009

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Identified by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Secondary identifier: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Carausius
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Mint or issue place: Londinium
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right
Obverse inscription: IMP CARAVSIVS P F AVG

Reverse description: Pax standing left holding [branch] and vertical sceptre
Reverse inscription: [PAX] AVG

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: -//ML

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Rudston (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TA0966
Four figure Latitude: 54.078396
Four figure longitude: -0.335473
1:25K map: TA0966
1:10K map: TA06NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: LANCUM-886A08
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
Copper alloy Radiate, Carausius (AD 286-93) (Reece Period 14), PAX AVG, Pax standing left with branch and vertical sceptre. All of PAX under …
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: HAMP-C9DE49
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
A worn Roman radiate of Carausius (AD 286-93), PAX AVG reverse around Pax standing left holding branch and vertical sceptre. Minted at London…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: NARC-83C3E6
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: ROMAN
Roman Radiate of Carausius (AD 286-93) (Reece Period 14), PAX AVG, Pax standing left with branch and vertical sceptre. Mint of London, F O//…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: DUR
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.