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ID number:  BIRBI-R1398
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Caracalla; Rome
Denomination:  Dupondius
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  213
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.50
Weight (g):  12.37
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Haines 721. W. S. Lincoln, 1924.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Caracalla, wearing radiate crown and bearded, facing r. Reverse: Serapis, standing facing l., raising r. and holding sceptre in l.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: ΔNTONINVϚ PIVS AVG BRIT (Antoninus Pius Augustus Britannicus). Reverse: P M TR P XVI COS IIII P P S C (Head of the College of the Priests, Tribune for the Sixteenth Time, Consul for the Fourth Time, Father of the Fatherland; S C - Translation Disputed).

Bibliography:  RIC IV 502

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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