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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R0848
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Augustus; C. Cassius Celer; Rome
Denomination:  Sestertius
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  16 BC
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  3.70
Weight (g):  24.88
Axis (degrees):  315.00
Provenance:  Haines 2961. A. H. Baldwin, 1954.
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Description:  Obverse: Inscription in three lines, with middle line in oak wreath and I elongated, flanked by two laurel branches. Reverse: Inscription encircles S.C.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: OB CIVIS SERVATOS (Preserver of Citizens). Reverse: CCASSIVSCF.CELER.IIIVIR.AA.A.F.F. S.C (C. Cassius Celer, Three Men; S.C - translation disputed).

Bibliography:  RIC I 2nd ed. 374

4 Related People

C. Cassius Celer
Roman


Augustus
Roman
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14-08-19
Rome
Roman;Byzantine;Italian


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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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