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Unique ID: WILT-D8E15C
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published
A Roman copper alloy radiate of Carinus as Caesar dating to AD 282-283 (Reece Period 14). PRINCIPI IVVENT reverse depicting Prince standing left and holding a baton in his right hand and a transverse spear in his left hand. Mint of Siscia, - T // XXI. RIC V part II, p 162 no. 197var - RIC records a star above T in mintmark; this coin does not have this.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Weight: 3.15 g
Diameter: 21.75 mm
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Other reference: WHS 2017-19
Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Mint or issue place: Siscia
Mint qualifier: Certain
Obverse description: Radiate and cuirassed bust facing right.
Obverse inscription: M AVR CARINVS NOB CAES
Reverse description: Carinus as the Prince standing left holding a baton in his right hand and a transverse spear in his left hand.
Reverse inscription: PRINCIPI IVVENT
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Reverse mint mark: -/T//XXI
Status qualifier: Certain
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