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ID number:  BIRBI-R3493
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Constantius Gallus; Constantius II; Aquileia
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: Italy, Aquileia
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  352-354
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.14
Weight (g):  4.31
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 4010. B. A. Seaby, 1963.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Constantius Gallus, facing r. draped, cuirassed. Reverse: standing soldier, cuirassed, with spear in r. hand and shield in l. hand, stepping on shield, spearing soldier riding fallen horse, raising a hand.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: D N CONSTANTIVS IVN NOB C (our lord Constantius the Younger most noble Caesar). Reverse: PEL ΓƋMP RB PAΠATIO (re-establishment of the prosperous times). Mint mark: AQS (mint of Aquileia).

Bibliography:  RIC VIII 196

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