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ID number:  BIRBI-LR0443
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Magnus Maximus; Arelate
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Europe: France, Southeastern France, Arles
Culture:  Late Roman
Date made:  383-388
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  2.50
Weight (g):  4.86
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 986. Presented by C. C. Oman, 1928.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Maximus, facing r. draped, cuirassed, diademed. Reverse: Emperor, cuirassed, with crowning Victory on orb in l. hand raising kneeling crowned figure.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: D II IIAG MAXI VVS P Γ AVC (our lord Magnus Maximus pious fortunate Augustus). Reverse: RPPADΠTIO RbIΓV… (re-establishment of the Republic). Mint mark: TCON (mint of Arelate).

Bibliography:  RIC IX 26a

3 Related People

Magnus Maximus
Roman
c.335
388
Haines_Geoffrey-T.jpg
Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Arelate
Roman


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