Carausius, AD 286 to 293. AE antoninianus.

Ancient Coins - Carausius, AD 286 to 293. AE antoninianus.
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Denomination : AE antoninianus.  Mint : London (MLXXI).

Size : 23.0 X 24.0 mm.  Weight : 4.30 grams.

Reference : Sear - 3562.

Grade : XF for a dark brown patination.

Obverse : Head of Carausius right, with IMP CARAVSIVS P F AVG around.  The inscription is fully on the flan, although the last few letters are weak.

Reverse : Pax standing left holding a branch and sceptre, with PAX AVG around, and the mint mark MLXXI below, with the control marks B to the left and E to the right of Pax.  A few of the letters are weak, but all are visible.

With full inscriptions, this is better centered specimen than one normally sees these.

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