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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R2239
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Carus; Carinus; Numerian; Lugdunum
Denomination:  Antoninianus
Place made:  Europe: France, Lyons
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  283-285
Metal:  Billon
Diameter (cm):  2.25
Weight (g):  3.78
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Haines 1366. A. H. Baldwin, 1931.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Carus, wearing radiate crown and beard, facing r. Reverse: Eagle, standing l. but facing r.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: DIVO CHRO PIO (The Divine Pius Carus). Reverse: CONSECRATIO (Consecrated). In Exergue: II

Bibliography:  RIC V 29

Notes:  In accordance with RIC, the II in the exergue of the reverse is a mintmark indicating Lugdunum.

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