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Title: Varbanov 4208v
Keywords: Coins;Images
Issue Date: 2016
Publisher: Memphis, Tenn. : Art Department, Rhodes College
Abstract: A large, heavy bronze coin minted under Trebonaius Gallus. On the Obverse is a radiate cuirrassed bust of the emperor facing left and holding a spear with a heavily worn out inscription, which originally read "C BI TER GALLOC AUGU" in greek lettering. On the reverse is a portrait of the emperor on a horse surrounded by another inscription which reads "NIKOMHDIWN DIS NEWKOR/WN" also in greek. This coin dates from 251 to 253 CE.
Description: This coin was acquired by the College on March 23, 2015 as part of a donation by Auben Gray Burkhart, a longtime friend of the College. The coin was digitized and added to DLynx by the Visual Resources Center during summer 2016. For additional information about this coin (including chemical analysis, condition information, measurements, additional provenance, and much more), please see the complete data set for the entire collection available here:
Appears in Collections:Auben Gray Burkhart Coin Collection

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