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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R1820
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Valerian I; Lugdunum
Denomination:  Antoninianus
Place made:  Lyons
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  258-259
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  2.25
Weight (g):  3.83
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Haines 1103. In Paris, 1929.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Valerian, wearing radiate crown, draped and cuirassed, facing r. Reverse: Sol, naked with exception of radiate crown and flowing cloak, walking facing l., r. raised and l. holding whip.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: VHLERIΠNVS P P HVG (Valerian Pius Felix Augustus). Reverse: OHIE-N-S A-VGG (The Rising Sun of the Emperors).

Bibliography:  RIC V 12

3 Related People

Valerian I
Roman


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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Lugdunum
Roman


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