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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R3312
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Constantius II; Constantine I; Arelate
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: France, Southeastern France, Arles
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  328
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.01
Weight (g):  2.85
Axis (degrees):  135.00
Provenance:  Haines 3318. Ex P.D. Whitting Collection, 1957.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Constantius, facing l. cuirassed, laureate. Reverse: camp gate with no door, over it two towers and in the middle of them a star.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: FL IVL CONSTHNTIVS NOB C (Flavius Julius Constantius most noble Caesar). Reverse: PROVIDEN TIAE CAESS (Caesar of providence). Mint mark: QCONST (mint of Arelate).

Bibliography:  RIC VII 320

4 Related People

Arelate
Roman


Constantius II
Roman
317
361
Constantine I
Roman
272
337
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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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