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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R3267
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey; Langwith Hoard
Maker:  Constantine II; Constantine I; Treveri
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: Germany, Rhineland-Palatinate, Trier
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  326
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  1.95
Weight (g):  3.37
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 862. From a find near Langwith, Yorkshire, Spink, 1924.
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Description:  Obverse: Head of Constantine II, wearing laurel wreath, draped and cuirassed, facing l. Reverse: Camp gate with no door, two turrets; star above.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: CONSTHNTINVS IVN NOB C (Constantine the Younger, Most Noble Caesar). Reverse: PROVIDEN-TIHE CHESS (To the Foresight of the Caesars). In Exergue: PTRᴗ̊

Bibliography:  RIC VII 479

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

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