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ID number:  BIRBI-R1544
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Maximus; Maximinus Thrax; Rome
Denomination:  Denarius
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  AD 236-238
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  1.95
Weight (g):  3.57
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 1795. Lucerne Sale, 1933 (Exchanged with unspecified denomination of base metal coin of Maximus from same sale).
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Maximus, bare, draped, facing r. Reverse: Maximus, in military attire, standing facing l., holding baton in r. and transverse spear in l.; behind him, two standards.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: MAVIMVS CAES GERM (Maximus Caesar Germanicus). Reverse: PRINC IVVENTVTIS (To The Prince of Youth).

Bibliography:  RIC IV 3

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