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ID number:  BIRBI-R1118
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Trajan; Marciana; Rome
Denomination:  Denarius
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  98 - 117
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  1.90
Weight (g):  3.09
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 2134. Spink & Son Ltd, 1942.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Marciana, r., draped. Hair arranged in coils on crown of head, surmounted by crescent shaped diadem. Reverse: Eagle with spread wings facing l. on sceptre with head r.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: … AVGVSTA MARCIA… (Divine Augusta Marciana). Reverse: CON…CRATIO (Consecrated).

Bibliography:  RIC II 1st ed. 743

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