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ID number:  BIRBI-R2519
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Maximian; Antioch
Denomination:  Antoninianus
Place made:  Eurasia: Antioch
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  285-294
Metal:  Billon
Diameter (cm):  2.30
Weight (g):  4.94
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Haines 3721. Ex Sydenham Collection, A. H. Baldwin, 1961.

Description:  Obverse: Head of Maximian, wearing radiate crown and beard, cuirassed, facing r. Reverse: Jupiter, naked but cloaked, standing facing r., holding globe in r. and sceptre in l., facing Hercules, naked, standing facing l., holding Victory on globe in r. and club and lion-skin in l.; ᴗ E in field, between figures.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: IHP C M HVR VHL HΠXIMIHHVS P F AVC (Imperator Caesar Marcus Aurelius Valerius Maximian Pius Felix Augustus). Reverse: IOV ET HERCV CONSFR HVCC (Jupiter and Hercules, Protectors of the Two Emperors). In Exergue: XXI

Bibliography:  RIC V 622

Notes:  According to RIC, the XXI in the exergue of the reverse and ᴗ E in the field of the reverse are mintmarks (officinae) indicating Antioch.

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton

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