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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R2340
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Postumus; Lugdunum
Denomination:  Dupondius
Place made:  Europe: France, Lyons
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  260-269
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.40
Weight (g):  9.16
Axis (degrees):  315.00
Provenance:  Haines 1461. W. S. Lincoln, 1932.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Postumus, wearing radiate crown and long beard, draped, facing r. Reverse: Fides, draped, standing facing l., holding two ensigns.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: ᴦΠ… Mv … hT POSTVMVS Γ ᴦ ᴖvc (Imperator Caesar Marcus Cassianius Latinius Postumus Pius Felix Augustus). Reverse: FI-DES MI-LIT... (Loyalty of the Soldiers).

Bibliography:  RIC V 197

3 Related People

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

269
Lugdunum
Roman


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