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ID number:  BIRBI-R2846
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Licinius I; Ticinum
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: Italy, Lombardy, Pavia
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  319
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.00
Weight (g):  3.03
Axis (degrees):  45.00
Provenance:  Haines 1592. W. S. Lincoln, 1932.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Licinius I, wearing laurel wreath and beard, cuirassed, facing r. Reverse: Two Victories, draped and winged, standing facing each other, holding shield, inscribed with VOT PR, on altar, inscribed C.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: IMP LICI-NIVS D F HVC (Imperator Licinius Pius Felix Augustus). Reverse: VICTORIHE LHETAE FRINC PERP (Joyous Victory to the Perpetual Prince). In Exergue: ST

Bibliography:  RIC VII 92

Notes:  According to RIC, the ST in the exergue of the reverse are mintmarks indicating Ticinum.

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