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ID number:  BIRBI-R1798
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Volusian; Trebonianus Gallus; Rome
Denomination:  Antoninianus
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  251-253
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  2.25
Weight (g):  2.78
Axis (degrees):  315.00
Provenance:  Haines 1255. Spink, 1930.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Volusian, wearing radiate crown and beard, draped and cuirassed, facing r. Reverse: Concordia, draped, seated facing l., holding patera in r. and double cornucopia in l.; star in field, on r.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: IΛΛP GHB C IUB VOLVSIUIVO AVC (Imperator Caesar Gaius Vibius Volusian Augustus). Reverse: CONCORDIII HVGG (Harmony of the Emperors).

Bibliography:  RIC IV 169

4 Related People

Rome
Roman;Byzantine;Italian


Trebonianus Gallus
Roman
206
253
Volusian
Roman

253
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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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