Follis

Constantius Chlorus
Roman Imperial
Lugdunum
Gaul
Roman Empire

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301-303

Silvered Bronze

Overall: 1 1/8 in. (28 mm)

Weight: 10.4 g

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of W. Clark Harrington, Class of 1928

165.24.29897

Geography

Place Made: France, Europe

Period

1-500

Object Name

Coin

Research Area

Numismatics: Greek and Roman

Not on view

Inscriptions

Obverse: Laureate and cuirassed bust of Constantius; CONSTANTIVS NOB C, left up, right down, inwardly Reverse: Nude frontal Genius standing left, modius on head, patera in extended right hand over altar, cornucopia in crook of left arm; GENIO POPVLI ROMANI, left up, right down, inwardly; PLC in exergue; B in field to right of Genius

Provenance

William Clark Harrington (1905-2007), Class of 1928; Brookfield, Connecticut; given to present collection, 1965.

Catalogue Raisonne

RIC, Vol. VI: p. 252, no. 166a

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