- A settlement in Britannia
also known as
Camulodunum, the Ancient Roman name for what is now Colchester in Essex, was an important town in Roman Britain, and the first capital of the province.
Camulodunum hosted a mint under the British Roman emperors Carausius and Allectus.
Dates of operation: c. 287 - 296 A.D. Mintmarks: C, CL.
Modern location: Colchester, England
IMP C ALLECTVS P F AVG, radiate and cuirassed bust right, with decorated shoulder straps
LAETITIA AVG, galley right, with mast and six oars; QC in exergue
IMP C ALLECTVS PF AVG, Bust of Allectus facing right, wearing crown and cuirass
VIRTVS AVG, Galley rowing left; QC mint mark in exergue
IMP CARAVSIVS P AVG, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right
PROVIDE AV, Providentia standing left, holding spear and cornucopiae; C in exergue
IMP CARAVSIVS P F AVG, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right
LAETIT AVG, Laetitia standing facing, head left, holding wreath and anchor; C in exergue