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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R0825
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Q. Oppius; Laodiceia ad Lycum
Denomination:  As
Place made:  Laodicea ad Lycum
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  88 BC
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.60
Weight (g):  14.27
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Haines 2988. bt A. H. Baldwin & Co. 1954
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Description:  Obverse: diademed head of Venus r., a capricorn behind. Reverse: Victory walking l.

Inscriptions:  Reverse: Q·OPPIVS·PR (Quintus Oppius, Prætor)

Bibliography:  RRC 550/2d

Notes:  Not certainly a Roman issue; see Crawford

3 Related People

Laodiceia ad Lycum
Roman;Byzantine;Islamic;Turkish


Q. Oppius
Roman


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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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