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ID:     A1355
Type:     Ancient Imitations
Region:     Gaul or Britain
Issuer:     unknown types as Victorinus or Tetricus I
Date Ruled:     AD c. 268-274
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Antoninianus
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD c. 275
Diameter:     15.8 mm
Weight:     1.92 g
Die Axis:     6 h
Obverse Legend:     [....] SI - otherwise, legends reduced to design elements
Obverse Description:     Radiate draped bearded bust right
Reverse Legend:     none visible
Reverse Description:     Could be either Spes-type: Spes standing left, flower in right, hitching skirt with left; or Pax-type, Pax standing left holding olive-branch and scepter; star in field left
Mint:     Unofficial, unknown
Primary Reference:     Cf. SR 11243 or 11249
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS
Source:     http://www.forumancientcoins.com/catalog/roman-and-greek-coins.asp?zpg=2210
Notes:     Contemporary copy of Tetricus I or Victorinus - of good size and weight, highly stylized