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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R2406
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Victorinus; Colonia Claudia
Denomination:  Antoninianus
Place made:  Europe: Germany, North Rhine-Westphalia, Cologne
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  269-271
Metal:  Silver and base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.00
Weight (g):  4.25
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 1292. W. S. Lincoln, 1931.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Victorinus, wearing radiate crown and long beard, draped, facing r. Reverse: Fides, draped, standing facing l., holding two ensigns.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: IMP C PIIIV VICTORINVS P F HVG (Imperator Caesar Piavvonius Victorinus Pius Felix Augustus). Reverse: PIDES M-I-LITVM (Loyalty of the Soldiers).

Bibliography:  RIC V 109

Notes:  Traces of silvering.

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Colonia Claudia
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Victorinus
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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
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