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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R1009
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Vespasian; Rome
Denomination:  Denarius
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  AD 70 - 72
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  1.80
Weight (g):  3.42
Axis (degrees):  180.00
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Vespasian, laureate, r. Reverse: A simpulum, aspergillum, jug and lituus

Inscriptions:  Obverse: IMP CAES VE SP AVG IM (Emperor Caesar Vespasian Augustus the head of the principal college of priests). Reverse: ΛVGVR TRIPOT (Augur, Tribune of the People).

Bibliography:  RIC II 2nd ed. 43

3 Related People

Vespasian
Roman
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Rome
Roman;Byzantine;Italian


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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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