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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R2921
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Constantine I; Lugdunum
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: France, Lyons
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  324-325
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  1.90
Weight (g):  3.35
Axis (degrees):  225.00
Provenance:  Haines 3209. Ex P. D. Whitting Collection (purchased at special price of 1/- each), 1957.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Constantine, wearing laurel wreath, facing r. Reverse: Camp gate with two turrets, no doors, star above.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: CONSTΛN-TINVS ΛVC (Constantine Augustus). Reverse: P˧OVIDSN-TIHE HVCC (To the Foresight of the Emperors). In Exergue: PLC

Bibliography:  RIC VII 225

Notes:  According to RIC, the PLG in the exergue of the reverse are mintmarks indicating Lugdunum.

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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