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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R2413
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Tetricus I; Gaul
Denomination:  Antoninianus
Place made:  Europe: France
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  271-274
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.00
Weight (g):  2.39
Axis (degrees):  45.00
Provenance:  Haines 1016. Sundry Purchase, 1928.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Tetricus, wearing radiate crown and long beard, draped and cuirassed, facing r. Reverse: Fides, draped, standing facing l., holding two ensigns.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: INCP TETDICVS HVC (Imperator Tetricus Augustus). Reverse: FLDES MILIIVM (Loyalty of the Soldiers).

Bibliography:  RIC V 69

3 Related People

Gaul
Roman;Frankish


Tetricus I
Roman


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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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