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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-R3451
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Magnentius; Treveri
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: Germany, Rhineland-Palatinate, Trier
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  350-353
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.21
Weight (g):  5.01
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Haines 1336. W. S. Lincoln, 1931.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Magnentius, facing r. draped, cuirassed. Reverse: Emperor, cuirassed, with standard bearing the Chi-Ro in l. hand and crowning Victory in r. hand, over boat, behind him a Victory rowing.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: IM CAE MACII ENTIVS AVC (Imperator Caesar Magnentius Augustus). Reverse: CEL TEMP REPARATIO (re-establishment of the prosperous times). Mint mark: …P (mint of Treveri).

Bibliography:  RIC VIII 260

3 Related People

Treveri
Roman


Magnentius
Roman
303
353
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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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