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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R3348
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):  2.4
Weight (g):  5.36
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 1158. W. S. Lincoln, 1930.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Constantius, facing r. draped, cuirassed, diademed. Reverse: Emperor, cuirassed, with standard bearing the Chi-Ro in r. hand and phoenix in l. hand, over boat, behind him a Victory rowing.

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

Bibliography:  RIC VIII 150

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Constantius II
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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
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