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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R0938
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Gaius; Rome
Denomination:  Sestertius
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  AD 37-41
Metal:  Copper-alloy
Diameter (cm):  3.80
Weight (g):  20.17
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 1407. Bought W. S. Lincoln 1932.
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Description:  Obverse: draped bust of Agrippina r., her hair falling in queue down her neck. Reverse: carpentum drawn l. by two mules, the cover supported by stg. figures at the corners, and with ornamented side.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: AGRIPPINA·M·F·MAT·C·CAESARIS·AVGVSTI. Reverse: S·P·Q·R·MEMORIAE·AGRIPPINAE.

Bibliography:  RIC I Gaius 42; RIC I(2) Gaius 55

3 Related People

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Gaius
Roman
12
41
Rome
Roman;Byzantine;Italian


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