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ID number:  BIRBI-R3304
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey; Langwith Hoard
Maker:  Constantius II; Constantine I; Lugdunum
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: France, Lyons
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  330-331
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  1.82
Weight (g):  2.77
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 865. Spink, 1924, from a find at Langwith, near York.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Constantius, facing r. draped, cuirassed, laureate. Reverse: two soldiers, cuirassed, standing each with spear in their outer hand and a shield in their inner hand, between them two standards.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: FL IVL CONSTANTIVS NOB C (Flavius Julius Constantius most noble Caesar). Reverse: GLOR IA EXERC ITVS (glory of the army). Mint mark: SLC (mint of Lugdunum).

Bibliography:  RIC VII 240

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