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ID number:  BIRBI-R3153
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey; Langwith Hoard
Maker:  Fausta; Constantine I; Treveri
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: Germany, Rhineland-Palatinate, Trier
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  326
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  1.90
Weight (g):  3.32
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 855. From a find near Langwith, Yorkshire, Spink, 1924.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Fausta, bare, with small ornamentation at base of hair, mantled with necklace, facing r. Reverse: Salus, draped and veiled, standing frontally with head facing l., holding two children in her arms.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: FLAV MAX FAVSTA AVC (Flavia Maximiana Fausta Augusta). Reverse: SALVS REI-PVBLIGHE (To the Health of the Republic). In Exergue: STRᴗ̊

Bibliography:  RIC VIII 483

Notes:  According to RIC, the STRᴗ̊ in the exergue of the reverse are mintmarks indicating Treveri.

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