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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R2902
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey; Appleford Hoard
Maker:  Constantine I; Londinium
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: United Kingdom, London
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  323-324
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.00
Weight (g):  3.44
Axis (degrees):  225.00
Provenance:  Haines 3744. Ex Appleford Hoard, A. H. Baldwin, 1961.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Constantine, wearing laurel wreath, facing r. Reverse: Victory, winged and draped, walking facing r., holding trophy in r. and branch in l.; trampling captive seated at feet, to r.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: CÒNSTΛN-TINV□ HC (Constantine Augustus). Reverse: SΛRMΔTIΛ DEVIGTΔ (Samartia Vanquished). In Exergue: YLONᴗ

Bibliography:  RIC VII 290

Notes:  According to RIC, the PLONᴗ in the exergue of the reverse are mintmarks indicating Londinium.

4 Related People

Constantine I
Roman
272
337
Londinium



Appleford Hoard



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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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