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ID number:  BIRBI-R1617
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Gordian III; Rome
Denomination:  Antoninianus
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  AD 243-244
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  2.45
Weight (g):  5.51
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 267. C. T. Seltman, 1920.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Gordian, wearing radiate crown, draped and cuirassed, facing r. Reverse: Securitas, draped, standing facing l. with legs crossed, leaning l. arm on column, and holding sceptre in r.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: IΛΛP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL HVG (Imperator Gordian Pius Felix Augustus). Reverse: SECV-RIT PEDP (Dedicated to Perpetual Security).

Bibliography:  RIC IV 151

3 Related People

Rome
Roman;Byzantine;Italian


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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Gordian III
Roman
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