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ID number:  BIRBI-R3366
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Constantius II; Thessalonica
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: Greece, Thessaloniki
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  347-348
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  1.8
Weight (g):  2.03
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 1167. W. S. Lincoln, 1930.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Constantius, facing r. draped, cuirassed, diademed. Reverse: two Victories facing inwards, each with laurel wreath in their r. hand.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: CONSTANTI VS P F AVC (Constantius pious fortunate Augustus). Reverse: VICTORIAE DD AVCCQ NN (Victories of our lords Augusti). Mint mark: SMT… Ε (Thessalonica 5).

Bibliography:  RIC VIII 104

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
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