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ID number:  BIRBI-R1069
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Nerva; Rome
Denomination:  Sestertius
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  97
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  3.30
Weight (g):  23.13
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 3131. A. H. Baldwin & Sons Ltd, 1957.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Nerva, laureate, r. Reverse: S - C, l. and r., palm tree in the centre.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: IMP NERVA … P M TR P COS III P P (Emperor Nerva Caesar Augustus, head of the principal college of priests, Tribune of the people, Consul for the third time, father of the fatherland). Reverse: FISCI IVDAIC... CALVMNIA SVBLATA (The Jewish tax has been abolished).

Bibliography:  RIC II 1st ed. 82

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Rome
Roman;Byzantine;Italian


Nerva
Roman
30
98
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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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