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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-LR0087
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Gratian; Treveri
Denomination:  Siliqua
Place made:  Europe: Germany, Rhineland-Palatinate, Trier
Culture:  Late Roman
Date made:  378-383
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  1.76
Weight (g):  1.81
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Haines 1362. W. S. Lincoln, 1931.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Gratian, facing r. draped, cuirassed, diademed. Reverse: Roma, enthroned, holding globe in r. hand and spear in l. hand.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: D N GRATIA NVS P F AVC (our lord Gratian pious fortunate Augustus). Reverse: VIRTVS RO MANORVM (virtue of the Romans). Mint mark: TRPS (mint of Treveri).

Bibliography:  RIC IX 58a

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Treveri
Roman


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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
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1899
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