FASAM-BFF4E1: Radiate of Carinus, Ticinum, PRINCIPI IVVENTVTI

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COIN

Unique ID: FASAM-BFF4E1

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper alloy radiate of Carinus as Caesar (AD 282-3) (Reece Period 14), PRINCIPI IVVENTVTI, Prince standing left with standard and spear. Mint of Ticinum. The emperor's name is spelt KARINVS as opposed to the more usual CARINVS. RIC V, pt 2, p. 160 177var; D. Gricourt, Ripostiglio della Venera, Vol IV, p. 162, no. 352.

Notes:

This coin was found many years before the foundation of the Portable Antiquities Scheme and its precise findspot in Hertfordshire (or Bedfordshire) has not been recorded.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Exactly AD 282
Date to: Exactly AD 283

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.42 g
Diameter: 23 mm

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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: Carinus
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Mint or issue place: Ticinum
Obverse description: Radiate, draped and cuirassed right
Obverse inscription: M AVR KARINVS NOB C

Reverse description: Prince standing left holding vertical standard in right hand and vertical spear (point upwards) in left
Reverse inscription: PRINCIPI IVVENTVTI

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
Reverse mint mark: -//VIXXI
Status: Regular

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Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)

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Recording Institution: FASAM
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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