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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-LR0086
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Gratian; Treveri
Denomination:  Siliqua
Place made:  Europe: Germany, Rhineland-Palatinate, Trier
Culture:  Late Roman
Date made:  375-378
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  1.81
Weight (g):  2.08
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 3962. A. H. Baldwin, September 1961.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Gratian, facing r. draped, cuirassed, diademed. Reverse: Roma, enthroned, holding spear with l. hand and crowning Victory on orb in r. hand.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: D N CDXTI□ NVS R Γ AVC (our lord Gratian pious fortunate Augustus). Reverse: VRBS ROMΛ (the city of Rome). Mint mark: TRPS· (mint of Treveri).

Bibliography:  RIC IX 46b

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Treveri
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Whitting, Philip David
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