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ID number:  BIRBI-LR0300
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Aelia Flaccilla; Theodosius I; Alexandria
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Africa: Egypt, Lower Egypt, Alexandria
Culture:  Late Roman
Date made:  383-388
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.43
Weight (g):  5.03
Axis (degrees):  315.00
Provenance:  Haines 1357. A. H. Baldwin, 1931.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Aelia Flaccilla, facing r. draped, with elaborate head-dress, necklaced. Reverse: Empress folding her arms.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: AEL FLAC CILLΔ ΛVC (Aelia Flaccilla Augusta). Reverse: SALVS REI PV□LICAE (health of the Republic). Mint mark: ALE B (Alexandria 2).

Bibliography:  RIC IX 17

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Theodosius I
Roman

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