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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R1522
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Sallustia Orbiana; Severus Alexander; Rome
Denomination:  Sestertius
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  AD 225-227
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  3.10
Weight (g):  17.41
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Haines 1096. In Paris, 1929.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Sallustia Orbania, wearing diadem, draped, facing r. Reverse: Concordia, draped and seated facing l., holding patera in r. and double cornucopiae in l.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: SALL HARBTΛ nHI3IΛNA ΔVG (Sallustia Barbia Orbiana Augusta). Reverse: CV…DII ΛVGVSTOHVM (Harmony of the Augusti). In Exergue: S C (Translation Disputed).

Bibliography:  RIC IV 655 (Severus Alexander)

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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