Roman Denarius of Carausius
- Art Funded
- Art Fund grant
- £2,500 (Total: £5,100)
- Lennox in the Mews
Obverse of the coin depicts Carausius with the inscription (trans) 'Emperor Carausius, the good, the successful, Augustus'.
Reverse shows a bust of the bearded sea-god Neptune facing right with crab's claws emerging from his head.
Found by a metal-detectorist at Gosbeck (Suffolk)