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Coin: æ

Museum number:
8-5507
Permalink:
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Accession number:
Acc.895
Object count:
1
Description:
Coin; AE; Roman. 2.36 grams, 18 mm. Flavius Gratianus (Gratian), 367-383 AD. Obverse: DN GRATIANVS PF AUG, bust r. diademed, draped. Reverse: Gratianus, in military dress, advancing r., grasping the head of a kneeling barbarian, holding a labrum; in field, S C; in exergue, MKVA.
Donor:
University of California Library
Collection place:
Cyzicus, ancient Mysia, Anatolia
Production place:
Cyzicus, ancient Mysia, Anatolia
Culture or time period:
Valentinian Dynasty (364–395 AD)
Collector:
Benjamin Ide Wheeler
Materials:
Bronze (metal)
Person depicted:
Gratian (Emperor of Rome)
Inscription:
S C MKVA and DN GRATIANVS PF AUG
Object type:
archaeology
Function:
7.5 Issued Currency and Associated Containers
Production date:
367-383 AD
Accession date:
1946
Department:
Classical Mediterranean
Dimensions:
linear 18 millimeters and weight 2.36 grams
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