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ID number:  BIRBI-R1119
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Trajan; Matidia; Rome
Denomination:  Denarius
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  98 - 117
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  1.95
Weight (g):  3.09
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 2135. Spink & Son Ltd, 1942.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Matidia, r., draped. Hair arranged in coils on crown of head, hair drawn over high comb, with aigret. Reverse: Matidia standing front, head turned l., placing her hands on the heads of Sabina and Matidia the younger.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: MATIDIA AVG DIVAE … (Matidia Augusta Divine Marciana daughter). PIETAS AVG… (Piety Augusta)

Bibliography:  RIC II 1st ed. 759

4 Related People

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Trajan
Roman
53
117
Matidia
Roman
68
119
Rome
Roman;Byzantine;Italian


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