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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R1200
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Antoninus Pius; Rome
Denomination:  As
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  143-144
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.70
Weight (g):  12.30
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 3956. A. H. Baldwin, 1962.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Antoninus Pius, wearing laurel wreath and bearded, facing r. Reverse: Sow standing facing r., under holm-oak on l., suckling four young; in front, one more.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: ΛWΓONIΓɺV ΛVC DIVC O… COS III (Antoninus Augustus Pius, Father of the Fatherland, Tribune, Consul for the Third Time). Reverse: IMPc… (Imperator). In Exergue: S C (Translation Disputed).

Bibliography:  RIC III 733.

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