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Coin Portraying Emperor Constantius II

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

337-361

Artist:

Roman

About this artwork

The front (obverse) of this coin portrays a diademed head of Emperor Constantius II, facing to the right. The back (reverse) depicts two soldiers with a standard between them.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Culture

Ancient Roman

Title

Coin Portraying Emperor Constantius II

Origin

Ancient Mediterranean

Date

Struck 337 CE–361 CE

Medium

Bronze

Inscriptions

Obverse: CONSTANTIVS AVG Reverse: GLORIA EXERCITVS

Dimensions

Diam. 1.5 cm; 1.39 g

Credit Line

Mr. and Mrs. Martin A. Ryerson Collection

Reference Number

1938.1239

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