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ID number:  BIRBI-R3470
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Magnentius; Arelate
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: France, Southeastern France, Arles
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  350-353
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.68
Weight (g):  6.20
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 1817. J. H. Daniels, 1934.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Magnentius, facing r. draped, cuirassed. Reverse: Chi-Ro with alpha and omega.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: D N MAGNEN TIVS P F HVC (our lord Magnentius pious fortunate Augustus). Reverse: SΛL… D NN …CANS (health of our lords Augustus and Caesar). Mint mark: PAR (mint of Arelate).

Bibliography:  RIC VIII 188

3 Related People

Arelate
Roman


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