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Numismatics

ID number:  BIRBI-LR0467
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Honorius; Arcadius; Kyzikos
Denomination:  Follis
Place made:  Eurasia: Mysia, Kyzikos
Culture:  Late Roman
Date made:  395-401
Metal:  Base metal
Diameter (cm):  1.75
Weight (g):  2.33
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 1761. W. S. Lincoln, 1933.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Honorius, facing r. draped, cuirassed, diademed. Reverse: Emperor, cuirassed, with spear in r. hand and shield in l. hand, being crowned with laurel wreath by a Victory.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: O LI VVNO□I VS …VC (our lord Honorius pious fortunate Augustus). Reverse: …EXERCITI (virtue of the army). Mint mark: …K A (Cyzicus 1).

Bibliography:  RIC X 68

4 Related People

Kyzikos
Roman; Byzantine


Honorius
Roman
384
423
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Haines, Geoffrey Colton
British
1899
1981-09-14
Arcadius
Roman

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