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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R2070
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Tacitus; Ticinum
Denomination:  Antoninianus
Place made:  Europe: Italy, Lombardy, Pavia
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  275-276
Metal:  Silver and base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.35
Weight (g):  4.09
Axis (degrees):  315.00
Provenance:  Haines 970. W. S. Lincoln, 1928.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Tacitus, wearing radiate crown and beard, draped and cuirassed, facing r. Reverse: Securitas, draped, standing facing l. leaning on column to r. with legs crossed, r. hand raised.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: IMP C M CL T-HCITVS HVC (Imperator Caesar Marcus Claudius Tacitus Augustus). Reverse: SECVRIT PERP ([Dedicated to] Perpetual Security). In Exergue: ϥ

Bibliography:  RIC V 163

Notes:  Silvered. In accordance with RIC, the ϥ in the exergue of the reverse is a mintmark indicating Ticinum.

3 Related People

Tacitus
Roman
200
276
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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Ticinum



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