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ID number:  BIRBI-R2625
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Galerius; Diocletian; Londinium
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: United Kingdom, London
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  300-305
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.90
Weight (g):  11.14
Axis (degrees):  225.00
Provenance:  Haines 349. Presented by Earle Fox, 1921.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Galerius, wearing laurel wreath and beard, cuirassed, facing r. Reverse: Genius, naked but cloaked, and wearing modius, standing facing l., holding patera in r. and cornucopia in l.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: MAXIMIΛNVS NOBIL G ([Galerius] Maximian, Noble Caesar). Reverse: CENIO PODV-LI ROMΛNI (The Genius of the Roman People).

Bibliography:  RIC VI 33

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Londinium



Diocletian
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Galerius
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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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