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ID number:  BIRBI-R3358
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Constantius II; Siscia
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: Croatia, Sisak
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  350-351
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.33
Weight (g):  5.55
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Haines 165. W. H. Valentine, 1917.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Constantius, facing r. draped, cuirassed, diademed. Reverse: Emperor, cuirassed, holding two standards with Chi-Ro.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: … CO…STHH TIVS … F HVG (our lord Constantius pious fortunate Augustus). Reverse: CONCORDIH MILITVM (harmony of the army). Mint mark: Ε SIS [upturnt crescent] (5 Siscia)

Bibliography:  RIC VIII 301

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Siscia
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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Constantius II
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