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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R2761
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 310-312
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.45
Weight (g):  3.52
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 632. Presented by Earle Fox Bequest, 1923.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Constantine, wearing laurel wreath, cuirassed, facing r. Reverse: Concordia, draped, standing facing l., holding standard in each hand; * in field, to r.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: COUSTΛNTINVS P ΛVG (Constantine Pius Augustus). Reverse: COMCO...-D MILIT (To the Harmony of the Soldiers). In Exergue: PLN

Bibliography:  RIC VI 199

Notes:  According to RIC, the PLN in the exergue of the reverse and * in the field of the reverse are mintmarks (officina) indicating Londinium.

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
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