Online Collections at UoB - Objects
Go to the Advanced Search
Viewing Record 1 of 1 


Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R3392
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Constantius II; Alexandria
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Africa: Egypt, Lower Egypt, Alexandria
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  348-350
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.1
Weight (g):  4.70
Axis (degrees):  315.00
Provenance:  Haines 1160. W. S. Lincoln, 1930.
BIRBI-R3392.jpg

Description:  Obverse: Bust of Constantius, facing l. draped, cuirassed, diademed, with globe in r. hand. Reverse: soldier, cuirassed, with standard in r. hand and shield in l. hand, before him two figures.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: D N CONSTAN TIVS P E AVC (our lord Constantius pious fortunate Augustus). Reverse: FEL TPMP REPARATIO (re-establishment of the prosperous times). Mint mark: ALE B (Alexandria 2).

Bibliography:  RIC VIII 55

3 Related People

Constantius II
Roman
317
361
Haines_Geoffrey-T.jpg
Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Alexandria



Viewing Record 1 of 1