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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R3231
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Aurelian; Rome
Denomination:  Denarius
Place made:  Europe: Italy, Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  270-275
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  1.85
Weight (g):  2.74
Axis (degrees):  315.00
Provenance:  Haines 573. W. S. Lincoln, 1923.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Aurelian, wearing laurel wreath, draped and cuirassed, facing r. Reverse: Victory, winged and draped, advancing facing l., holding wreath in r. and palm in l.; captive at feet.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: IMP HVRELIHNVS HVG (Imperator Aurelian Augustus). Reverse: VICT-O-RI-H HVG (Imperial Victory). In Exergue: B

Bibliography:  RIC V 73

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
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Aurelian
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