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ID number:  BIRBI-R0852
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Augustus; Q. Rustius; Rome
Denomination:  Denarius
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  19-4 BC
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  1.90
Weight (g):  3.79
Axis (degrees):  45.00
Provenance:  Haines 1977. A. H. Baldwin, 1942.
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Description:  Obverse: Jugate busts of Fortuna Vicitrix, wearing round helmet and holding patera in r., and Fortuna Felix, wearing diadem; both draped, facing r. and above bar with ram's head finials. Reverse: Ornamented rectangular altar inscribed with FORRE.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: Q.RVSTIVS FURIVNA ΛNTIΛT (Q. Rustius, Fortune, in exergue: Antiat). Reverse: Cau ıı∩v CVSTO FORRE EX.SC (Caesar Augustus, Fortuna Redux, by special decree of the Senate)

Bibliography:  RIC I 2nd ed. 322

4 Related People

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Rome
Roman;Byzantine;Italian


Augustus
Roman
-63-09-23
14-08-19
Q. Rustius
Roman


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