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ID number:  BIRBI-LR0367
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Arcadius; Kyzikos
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Eurasia: Mysia, Kyzikos
Culture:  Late Roman
Date made:  388-392
Metal:  Base Metal
Diameter (cm):  1.45
Weight (g):  1.13
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 1175. Ex Sir Charles Oman Collection, 1949.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Arcadius, facing r. draped, cuirassed, diademed. Reverse: Victory with trophy in r. hand dragging captive with l. hand, in l. field a Christogram.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: C N HVCHDIVS P F ΠVC (our lord Arcadius pious fortunate Augustus). Reverse: SHLVS REI YBLICHE (health of the Republic). Mint mark: SMK A (Cyzicus 1).

Bibliography:  RIC IX 26c

3 Related People

Kyzikos
Roman; Byzantine


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

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