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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R1394
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Septimius Severus; Caracalla; Rome
Denomination:  As
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  204
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.65
Weight (g):  10.98
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Haines 1037. Presented by Earle Fox, 1928.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Caracalla, bare, draped and cuirassed, facing r. Reverse: Triumphal arch with three arcades, with quadriga atop and statues.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: ΛNTONINVS RIVS AVG POΛ… (Antoninus Pius Augustus, Head of the College of Priests, Tribune for the Seventh Time). Reverse: … AVCG S.C (Imperial Arch; S C - Translation Disputed)

Bibliography:  RIC IV 419

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
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1899
1981-09-14
Septimius Severus
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Caracalla
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Rome
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