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ID number:  BIRBI-R0934
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Gaius; Rome
Denomination:  Sestertius
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  37-38
Metal:  Copper-alloy
Diameter (cm):  3.60
Weight (g):  27.31
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 2018. Bought A. H. Baldwin 1942.
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Description:  Obverse: laureate head of Gaius l. Reverse: three sisters of Gaius stg. draped facing; Agrippina holds cornucopia in r. hand, resting on column, with l. hand on shoulder of Drusilla, who holds patera in r. hand and cornucopia in l.; Julia holds rudder with r. and cornucopia in l.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: C·CAESAR·AVG·GERMANICVS·PON·M·TR·POT. Reverse: AGRIPPINA / DRVSILLA / IVLIA / S C

Bibliography:  RIC I Gaius 28; RIC I(2) Gaius 33

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Rome
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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Gaius
Roman
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