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ID number:  BIRBI-R0830
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Augustus; Uncertain Italian mint
Denomination:  Denarius
Place made:  Italy
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  29-27 BC
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  1.95
Weight (g):  3.97
Axis (degrees):  135.00
Provenance:  Haines 2115. A. H. Baldwin, 1942.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Apollo, wearing laurel wreath, facing r. Reverse: Octavian, standing facing r., veiled, ploughing with yoke of oxen, l. hand holding whip.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: None. Reverse: IMP.CAESAR (Emperor Caesar).

Bibliography:  RIC I 2nd ed. 272

Notes:  Incuse countermark on reverse.

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Uncertain Italian mint



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