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ID number:  BIRBI-LR0474
Object type:  Coin
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Named collection:  G. Haines Collection
Collector:  Haines, Geoffrey
Maker:  Constantine III (Western); Arelate
Denomination:  Siliqua
Place made:  Europe: France, Southeastern France, Arles
Culture:  Late Roman
Date made:  408-411
Metal:  Silver
Diameter (cm):  1.60
Weight (g):  1.48
Axis (degrees):  180.00
Provenance:  Haines 886. Spink, 1925.
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Description:  Obverse: Bust of Constantine, facing r. draped, cuirassed, diademed. Reverse: Roma, enthroned, holding spear with l. hand and crowning Victory on orb in r. hand.

Inscriptions:  Obverse: …CONSTΛΠ TINVS P Γ ΛVC (our lord Constantine pious fortunate Augustus). Reverse: VICTOΠI Λ IIIIVCCC (Victory of the three Augusti). Mint mark: CONT (mint of Arelate).

Bibliography:  RIC X 1539

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