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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R2431
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Tetricus I; Tetricus II; Gaul
Denomination:  Antoninianus
Place made:  Europe: France
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  273-274
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.05
Weight (g):  3.23
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 127. W. S. Lincoln, 1931.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Tetricus, wearing radiate crown, draped, facing r. Reverse: Spes, draped, walking facing l., holding flower in r. and raising robe with l.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: C PIV ESV TETRICVS CHLS (Gaius Pius Esuvius Tetricus Caesar). Reverse: SPb-S AV-G-G (The Hope of the Emperor).

Bibliography:  RIC V 270

4 Related People

Gaul
Roman;Frankish


Tetricus II
Roman


Tetricus I
Roman


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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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