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ID number:  BIRBI-R1375
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Caracalla; Rome
Denomination:  Antoninianus
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  215
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  2.35
Weight (g):  5.31
Axis (degrees):  135.00
Provenance:  Haines 26. W. S. Lincoln, 1920.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Caracalla, wearing radiate crown, draped, cuirassed, and bearded, facing r. Reverse: Jupiter, naked and standing facing r,. holding thunderbolt in r. and sceptre in l.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: ANTONINVS PIVS AVG GERM (Antoninus Pius Augustus Germanicus). Reverse: D M TR P XVIII COS IIII P P (Head of the College of Priests, Tribune for the Eighteenth Time, Consul for the Fourth Time, Father of the Fatherland).

Bibliography:  RIC IV 258A

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
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