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ID number:  BIRBI-R3497
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Constantius Gallus; Constantius II; Nikomedia
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Eurasia: Izmit
Culture:  Roman
Date made:  351-354
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  2.22
Weight (g):  4.28
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 50. Spink, 1921.
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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 FL CL CONSI… VL NOB CAES (our lord Flavius Claudius Constantius most noble Caesar). Reverse: FEI TEMP RE PARATIO (re-establishment of the prosperous times). Mint mark: · SMN B (Nicomedia 2).

Bibliography:  RIC VIII 87

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Constantius Gallus
Roman
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