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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R0704
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Julius Caesar; Africa
Denomination:  Denarius
Place made:  Africa: North Africa
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  47-46 BC
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  1.85
Weight (g):  3.94
Axis (degrees):  225.00
Provenance:  Haines 52. W. S. Lincoln, 1920.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Venus, wearing diadem and necklace, facing r., within pellet border. Reverse: Aeneas, naked, walking facing l., carrying palladium in r. and holding Anchises on l. shoulder, within pellet border.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: None. Reverse: CAESAR (Caesar).

Bibliography:  RRC I 458/1

3 Related People

Africa
Roman


Julius Caesar
Roman
100 BC
44 BC
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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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