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ID number:  BIRBI-R2273
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Carus; Carinus; Ticinum
Denomination:  Antoninianus
Place made:  Europe: Italy, Lombardy, Pavia
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  282
Metal:  Silver and base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.20
Weight (g):  3.76
Axis (degrees):  315.00
Provenance:  Haines 1368. A. H. Baldwin, 1931.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Carinus, wearing radiate crown and beard, draped and cuirassed, facing r. Reverse: Prince, in military attire, standing facing l., holding globe in r. and spear in l.; captive at feet, to l.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: M HVR CHRINVS NOB C (Marcus Aurelius Carinus, Noble Caesar). Reverse: PRINCIPI IV-VENTVT (Prince of Youth). In Exergue: TXXI

Bibliography:  RIC V 182 (Carinus Caesar)

Notes:  Silvered. In accordance with RIC, the TXXI in the exergue of the reverse are mintmarks indicating Ticinum.

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