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ID number:  BIRBI-R1698
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Otacilia Severa; Philip I; Rome
Denomination:  As
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  244-249
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.45
Weight (g):  9.55
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Haines 1246. W. S. Lincoln, 1930.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Otacilia Severa, wearing a diadem, draped, facing r. Reverse: Concordia, draped, seated facing l., holding patera in r. and double cornucopiae in l.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: MARCIA OTACIL SEVERA AVG (Marcia Otacilia Severa Augusta). Reverse: CONCORDIH AVGO (Harmony of the Emperors). In Exergue: S C (Translation Disputed).

Bibliography:  RIC IV 203 var. (Philip I)

Notes:  RIC type has obverse head facing l., but head is facing r. on this coin.

4 Related People

Rome
Roman;Byzantine;Italian


Otacilia Severa
Roman


Philip I
Roman

249
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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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