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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1942.176.400
People
Tetricus II, Roman (r. 270 - 273 CE)
Title
Antoninianus of Tetricus II, Caesar
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
270-273
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Gaul, Gaul (Uncertain Mint)
Period
Roman Imperial period
Culture
Roman
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/184501
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Billon
Metal
Bi
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
2.25 g
Die Axis
10
Denomination
antoninianus
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: C PIV ESV TETRICVS CAES
  • Reverse Inscription: PIETAS AVGVSTOR
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RIC V(2), 258, p. 423
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, The George Davis Chase Collection of Roman Coins, Gift of George Davis Chase, Professor of Classics and Dean of Graduate Study at the University of Maine
Accession Year
1942
Object Number
1942.176.400
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Radiate and bust right
Rev.: Priestly implements

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