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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R0075
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey Colton
Maker:  Roman Republic; Rome
Denomination:  Aes Grave Uncia
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  215-212 BC
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.10
Weight (g):  6.29
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Haines 454 via Lincoln & Son 1921.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Roma, facing r., wearing an Attic helmet; three ringlets of hair are visible below her . Behind is one dot (o), denoting the coin an uncia. Reverse: A prow facing r.; above it reads ROMA, and below is one dot (o).

Inscriptions:  Obverse: None. Reverse: ROMA.

Bibliography:  RRCI 41/10

Notes:  Post-Semilibral; struck coin.

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
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1899
1981-09-14
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