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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-LR0090
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Gratian; Lugdunum
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: France, Lyons
Culture:  Late Roman
Date made:  367-375
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  1.77
Weight (g):  1.67
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 911. Bequeathed by H. B. Earle Fox, 1926.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Gratian, facing r. draped, cuirassed, diademed. Reverse: Victory with laurel wreath in r. hand and palm in l. hand.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: D N CRAT… ...VCC HVG (our lord Gratian Augustus [under the] Augusti). Reverse: LEC...ΔV REIPVBLICΛb (security of the Republic). Mint mark: …DV… (mint of Lugdunum).

Bibliography:  RIC IX 21b

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
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1899
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Lugdunum
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