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ID number:  BIRBI-LR0452
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Honorius; Sirmium
Denomination:  Solidus
Place made:  Europe: Serbia, Sremska Mitrovica
Culture:  Late Roman
Date made:  393-395
Metal:  Gold
Diameter (cm):  2.00
Weight (g):  4.46
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 1105. A. H. Baldwin, April 1962, from a wartime sale.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Honorius, facing r. draped, cuirassed, diademed. Reverse: Emperor, cuirassed, with standard in r. hand and crowning Victory on orb in l. hand stepping on captive.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: D N HONORI VS P F ΔVC (our lord Honorius pious fortunate Augustus). Reverse: VICTORI A AVCCC S (Victory of the three Augusti). Mint mark: COMO B (Sirmium 2).

Bibliography:  RIC IX 15d

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