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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R0373
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  P. Licinius Nerva; Rome
Denomination:  Denarius
Place made:  Europe: Italy, Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  113-112 BC
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  1.60
Weight (g):  3.85
Axis (degrees):  225.00
Provenance:  Haines 2091. A. H. Baldwin, 1942.
BIRBI-R0373.jpg

Description:  Obverse: Bust of Roma, wearing helmet, holding shield in l. and spear over shoulder in r., facing r.; above, crescent, * to l. and border of dots. Reverse: Voting scene. Figure on l. of pons receives ballot from attendant below, another figure on r. of pons places ballot in cista. Bar on which stands tablet bearing letter P, to top, and border of dots.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: ROMA (Roma). Reverse: ΛERVA (Nerva).

Bibliography:  RRC I 292/1

3 Related People

Rome
Roman;Byzantine;Italian


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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
P. Licinius Nerva
Roman


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