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ID:     75001129
Type:     Roman Imperial
Issuer:     Carausius
Date Ruled:     Romano-British Emperor, AD 286-293
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Antoninianus
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 286-293
Weight:     4.32 g
Die Axis:     6 h
Obverse Legend:     VIRTVS CARAVSI A[VG]
Obverse Description:     Radiate, draped, and cuirassed bust left, holding spear over shoulder and shield
Reverse Legend:     PA[X] AVG / F-O
Reverse Description:     Pax standing left, holding branch and scepter; F-O
Exergue:     ML
Mint Mark:     ML
Mint:     Londinium (London)
Primary Reference:     RIC 0116
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     VF, surfaces a little rough
Notes:     Sale: CNG 75, Lot: 1129 Rare obverse legend and type.