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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R0890
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Augustus; Drusus I; Lugdunum
Denomination:  Denarius
Place made:  Lyons
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  9-8 BC
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  1.85
Weight (g):  3.83
Axis (degrees):  45.00
Provenance:  Haines, 3731. Spink, 1961.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Augustus, wearing laurel wreath, facing r. Reverse: C. Caesar galloping r., with r. holding reins, l. holding sword and shield; behind, eagle between two standards.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: ΛVCVгTw• nIVI.F (Augustus, Divine Son). Reverse: C.CAES (C.Caesar). In Exergue: AVCVS.F (Son of Augustus).

Bibliography:  RIC I 2nd ed. 199

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Lugdunum
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Drusus I
Roman
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9 BC
Augustus
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14-08-19
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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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