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ID number:  BIRBI-R2765
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Constantine I; Londinium
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: United Kingdom, London
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  AD 312-313
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.30
Weight (g):  4.05
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 3181. Ex P. D. Whitting Collection (purchased at special price of 1/- each), 1957.

Description:  Obverse: Head of Constantine, wearing laurel wreath, cuirassed, facing r. Reverse: Prince, in military attire, standing frontally with head facing l., holding sceptre in r. and globe in l.; * in field, to l.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: CONSTHNTINVS P F ΛVC (Constantine Pius Felix Augustus). Reverse: PRINCIPI IV-VENTVTIS (To the Prince of Youth). In Exergue: PUN

Bibliography:  RIC VI 265

Notes:  According to RIC, the P[L]N in the exergue of the reverse and * in the field of the reverse are mintmarks (officina) indicating Londinium.

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