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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R0808
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Augustus
Denomination:  Denarius
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  36 BC
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  1.95
Weight (g):  3.87
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 3420. bt A. H. Baldwin & Co. 1958.
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Description:  Obverse: bearded head of C. Octavius r. Reverse: tetrastyle temple, figure within, inscription on architrave, star within pediment, lighted altar at l.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: IMP·CAESAR·DIVI·F·III·VIR·ITER·R·P·C (Cæsar Imperator, son of the Divine one, again Triumvir [member of a group of three magistrates], guardian of the Republic. Reverse: COS·ITER·ET·TER·DESIG (again Consul and designated a third time) / DIVO IVL (Divine Julius)

Bibliography:  RRC 540/2

Notes:  Struck in mint moving with C. Octavius

1 Related People

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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