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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R1832
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Valerian I; Rome
Denomination:  Dupondius
Place made:  Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  255-256
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.30
Weight (g):  11.19
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 3468. Ex Hall Collection, A. H. Baldwin, 1959.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Valerian, wearing laurel crown, cuirassed, facing r. Reverse: Felicitas, draped, standing facing l., holding caduceus in r. and cornucopiae in l.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: INIP C F LIC VCC[NIANV5 P F AVC (Imperator Gaius Publicus Licinius Valerian Pius Felix Augustus). Reverse: FELIC...AƆ AVGG S C ([Dedicated to the] Good Fortune of the Emperors; S C - Translation Disputed).

Bibliography:  RIC V 193

3 Related People

Valerian I
Roman


Rome
Roman;Byzantine;Italian


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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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