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ID number:  BIRBI-LR0284
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Theodosius I; Alexandria
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Africa: Egypt, Lower Egypt, Alexandria
Culture:  Late Roman
Date made:  392-395
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.07
Weight (g):  5.25
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Haines 820. W. Gilbert, 1924.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Theodosius, facing r. draped, cuirassed, diademed. Reverse: Emperor, cuirassed, with orb in l. hand and standard in r. hand.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: D N THEODO SI… (our lord Theodosius pious fortunate Augustus). Reverse: CIVHIA… RONAHOD,VH (glory of the Romans). Mint mark: AL□ D (Alexandria 2).

Bibliography:  RIC IX 21a

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
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1899
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Theodosius I
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395
Alexandria



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