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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R1872
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Gallienus; Valerian I; Mediolanum
Denomination:  Antoninianus
Place made:  Lombardy: Milan
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  259
Metal:  Billon
Diameter (cm):  2.30
Weight (g):  3.12
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Haines 1948. Seaby, 1937.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Gallienus, wearing a radiate crown and bearded, cuirassed, facing r. Reverse: Capricorn, facing r.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: GHLLIEIVVC HVG (Gallienus Augustus). Reverse: LEC ΛΛXX VΛΛ P VII F (Twenty-Second Legion, Seven Times Loyal and Faithful).

Bibliography:  RIC V 363 (Joint Reign)

Notes:  Silvered.

4 Related People

Valerian I
Roman


Mediolanum
Roman; Ostrogothic


Gallienus
Roman

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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