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ID number:  BIRBI-R3495
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Constantius Gallus; Constantius II; Siscia
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: Croatia, Sisak
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  351-354
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  1.95
Weight (g):  2.53
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 4120. Ex P. D. Whitting Collection, 1966.
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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: Γ·EL T□MP □EPHRHTIO (re-establishment of the prosperous times). Mint mark: Γ SIS (3 Siscia).

Bibliography:  RIC VIII 351

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