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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R2905
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:  324-325
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.05
Weight (g):  3.65
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 4047. Ex P. D. Whitting Collection in Exchange, 1965, Ex Appleford Hoard?
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Constantine, wearing laurel wreath, facing r. Reverse: Camp gate, with two turrets without doors, star above; pellet within arch.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: CONSTΛN-TINVS ΛVC (Constantine Augustus). Reverse: CHUHIIFN-TIAC ΛVCC (To the Foresight of the Emperors). In Exergue: DLON

Bibliography:  RIC VII 293

Notes:  According to RIC, the [P]LON in the exergue of the reverse are mintmarks indicating Londinium.

4 Related People

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Constantine I
Roman
272
337
Londinium



Appleford Hoard



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