About this artwork
The front of this coin portrays the emperor Constantine II, facing right wearing a crown of laurels and a type of breastplate called a cuirass.
On the back, two soldiers are depicted frontally, standing between two vertical standards with their heads facing center.
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- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Roman
- Follis (Coin) Portraying Emperor Constantine II as Caesar
- Ancient Mediterranean
- Struck 333 CE–335 CE
- Obverse: [CO]NSTANTINVS IVN NO [B] [C] Reverse: GLORIA EXERCITVS In exergue: SMALB
- Diam. 1.8 cm; 2.52 g
- Mr. and Mrs. Martin A. Ryerson Collection