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ID number:  BIRBI-R3346
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Constantius II; Rome
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: Italy, Rome
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  348-350
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.07
Weight (g):  3.79
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Haines 4013. A. H. Baldwin, 1963, ex. H.V. Wade Collection.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Constantius, facing l. draped, cuirassed, diademed, with globe in r. hand. Reverse: soldier, cuirassed, with spear in l. hand leading figure out of hut under three branches.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: D N CONSTAN TIVS P F AUC (our lord Constantius pious fortunate Augustus). Reverse: FEL TEMP REPARAT… (re-establishment of the prosperous times). Mint mark: RS (mint of Rome)

Bibliography:  RIC VIII 157

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