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ID number:  BIRBI-R3210
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Crispus; Constantine I; Aquileia
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: Italy, Aquileia
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  321
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  1.90
Weight (g):  3.35
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Haines 3724. Ex Sydenham Collection, A. H. Baldwin, 1961.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Crispus, wearing laurel wreath, draped and cuirassed, facing r. Reverse: Laurel wreath encircling VOT•X in two lines.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: CRISPVS NOB CHES (Crispus, Most Noble Caesar). Reverse: CHESHRVM NOSTRORΠM (Our Caesars). In Exergue: •AQS•

Bibliography:  RIC VII 97

Notes:  According to RIC, the •AQS• in the exergue of the reverse are mintmarks indicating Aquileia.

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