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ID number:  BIRBI-R0028
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Roman Republic; Rome
Denomination:  Didrachm
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  269-266 BC
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  2.20
Weight (g):  7.15
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 2075. bt Baldwin & Sons 1942.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Hercules facing r.; his hair bound with a ribbon, with a club & lionskin over his shoulder. Border of dots. Reverse: She-wolf facing r.; suckling twins (Romulus & Remus); in exergue, ROMANO.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: None. Reverse: ROMANO.

Bibliography:  RRCI 20/1

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Rome
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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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