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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R0870
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Augustus; P. Lurius Agrippa; M. Maecilius Tullus; M. Salvius Otho; Rome
Denomination:  As
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  7 BC
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.80
Weight (g):  11.42
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 3430. Spink, 1959.
BIRBI-R0870.jpg

Description:  Obverse: Head of Augustus, bare, facing r. Reverse: Inscription encircles S.C

Inscriptions:  Obverse: ….^CƆΛΛ ΛYGYST PONT MAX TR... (Caesar Augustus, Head of the Principal College of Priests, Tribune of the People). Reverse: P.LVAvvS.AGRIPPA.IIIVIR.A.A.AF.F. S.C (P. Lurius Agrippa, Three Men; S.C - translation disputed).

Bibliography:  RIC I 2nd ed. 427

Notes:  Possible deliberate defacement of the end (POT) of the inscription.

6 Related People

P. Lurius Agrippa
Roman


M. Salvius Otho
Roman


Rome
Roman;Byzantine;Italian


Augustus
Roman
-63-09-23
14-08-19
M. Maecilius Tullus
Roman


Haines_Geoffrey-T.jpg
Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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