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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R1858
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Gallienus; Valerian I; Rome
Denomination:  Antoninianus
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  255-256
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  2.35
Weight (g):  3.38
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 1187. W. S. Lincoln, 1930.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Gallienus, wearing a radiate crown and bearded, cuirassed, facing r. Reverse: Liberalitas, draped, standing facing l., holding tessera in r. and cornucopiae in l.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: IMP C P LIC GALLIENVS P F AVG (Imperator Gaius Publicus Licinius Gallienus Augustus). Reverse: LIBERULITAS HVGG (The Generosity of the Emperors).

Bibliography:  RIC V 148 (Joint Reign)

4 Related People

Rome
Roman;Byzantine;Italian


Valerian I
Roman


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

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