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ID number:  BIRBI-R2838
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Licinius I; Licinius II; Arelate
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: France, Southeastern France, Arles
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  318
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.00
Weight (g):  3.32
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 3713. A. H. Baldwin, 1961.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Licinius II, wearing laurel wreath, draped and cuirassed, facing r. Reverse: Jupiter, naked but cloaked (spread behind) and radiate, standing facing l., holding thunderbolt in r. and leaning on sceptre with l.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: VAL LICINIVS NOB CAES (Valerius Licinius, Noble Caesar). Reverse: IOVI CONSER-VATORI (To Jupiter, the Defender). In Exergue: T*̮Δ

Bibliography:  RIC VII 160

Notes:  According to RIC, the T*̮[A] in the exergue of the reverse are mintmarks indicating Arelate.

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