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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-LR0165
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Valentinian II; Antioch
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Eurasia: Antioch
Culture:  Late Roman
Date made:  383-392
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  1.35
Weight (g):  1.62
Axis (degrees):  0.00
Provenance:  Haines 1758. W. S. Lincoln, 1933.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Valentinian, facing r. draped, cuirassed, diademed. Reverse: Victory holding tropy in r. hand and dragging captive with l. hand.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: D N VALENTINIΠ□… -VC (our lord Valentinian pious fortunate Augustus). Reverse: SΛLVD… IPVBLICΛE (health of the Republic). Mint mark: ANT Δ (Antiochia 1).

Bibliography:  RIC IX 67a var.

Notes:  Reverse inscription reads RE IPVBLICAE instead of REI PVBLICAE.

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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
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