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ID number:  BIRBI-R3036
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Constantine I; Aquileia
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: Italy, Aquileia
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  320
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  1.95
Weight (g):  3.10
Axis (degrees):  315.00
Provenance:  Haines 3237. Ex P. D. Whitting Collection (purchased at special price of 1/- each), 1957.

Description:  Obverse: Head of Constantine, wearing helmet, cuirassed, facing r. Reverse: Standard inscribed VOT XX with captive seated on ground on either side; S F in field, to l. and r. respectively.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: CONST-HNΓINVS HIIC (Constantine Augustus). Reverse: VIRTVS EXERCIT (To the Courage of the Army). In Exergue: HQP

Bibliography:  RIC VII 48

Notes:  According to RIC, the [A]QP in the exergue of the reverse and S F are in the field of the reverse are mintmarks (officinae) indicating Aquileia.

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