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ID number:  BIRBI-LR0458
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  P. D. Whitting Collection
Collector:  Whitting, Philip D.
Maker:  Honorius; Mediolanum
Denomination:  Tremis
Place made:  Europe: Italy, Lombardy, Milan
Culture:  Late Roman
Date made:  394-395
Metal:  Gold
Diameter (cm):  1.35
Weight (g):  1.48
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Whitting 1096. A. H. Baldwin, February 1962, from a wartime sale.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Honorius, facing r. draped, cuirassed, diademed. Reverse: Victory with wreath in r. hand and cross on orb in l. hand.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: V N HONORI VS P F AVG (our lord Honorius pious fortunate Augustus). Reverse: VICTORIA AVCUSTOAVM (Victory of the Augusti). Mint mark: COH (mint of Mediolanum).

Bibliography:  RIC IX 37c

3 Related People

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Whitting, Philip David
British
1903
1988
Mediolanum
Roman; Ostrogothic


Honorius
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