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ID number:  BIRBI-R3340
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Constantius II; Arelate
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: France, Southeastern France, Arles
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  337-340
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  1.7
Weight (g):  1.59
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 3337. Ex P.D. Whitting Collection, 1957.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Constantius, facing r. draped, cuirassed, diademed. Reverse: two soldiers, cuirassed, each with spear in their outer hand and a shield in their inner hand, between them one standard.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: IMP CONST MNYIVJ AVC (Imperator Constantius Augustus). Reverse: GLOR IA EXEHC ITVS (glory of the army). Mint mark: PCONST (mint of Arelate)

Bibliography:  RIC VIII 5

3 Related People

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Arelate
Roman


Constantius II
Roman
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