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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R1164
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Hadrian; Sabina; Rome
Denomination:  As
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  128 - 136
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.75
Weight (g):  11.24
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 3965. A. H. Baldwin & Sons Ltd, 1963.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Sabina, draped, r.; hair coiled and piled on top of head behind triple tiara. Reverse: Ceres, veiled, draped, seated l. on modius holding two corn-ears upwards in r. hand and torch in l. hand.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: SABINA AVGVSTA HADRIANI AVG P P (Sabina Augusta, Hadrian Augustus, father of the fatherland). Reverse: S C in exergue (by order of the Senate).

Bibliography:  RIC II 1st ed. 1023

4 Related People

Hadrian
Roman
76
138
Sabina
Roman
83
c.136
Haines_Geoffrey-T.jpg
Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Rome
Roman;Byzantine;Italian


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