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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R0131
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey Colton
Maker:  Roman Republic; Sardinia
Denomination:  Sextans
Place made:  Sardinia
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  210 BC
Metal:  Base metal
Weight (g):  2.73
Axis (degrees):  315.00
Provenance:  Haines 2742
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Mercury, facing right; above are two dots (oo). Reverse: Prow, facing right; above, ROMA; before MA; below are two dots (oo).

Inscriptions:  Obverse: None. Reverse: [RO]MA.

Bibliography:  RRCI 64/6c

Notes:  MA type. Probably struck by P. Manlius Vulso (see RRCI pp. 32, 166)

3 Related People

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Sardinia
Roman;Sardinian;Aragonese;Italian


Roman Republic
Roman


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