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Coin Portraying Emperor Constantine I or Emperor Constantine II

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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Date:

307-337

Artist:

Roman

About this artwork

The front (obverse) of this coin portrays the bust of an emperor, probably Constantine I or Constantine II, facing to the right. The back (reverse) depicts two military standards between two standing soldiers.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Artist

Ancient Roman

Title

Coin Portraying Emperor Constantine I or Emperor Constantine II

Place

Roman Empire (Artist's nationality)

Date

307 CE–337 CE

Medium

Bronze

Inscriptions

Obverse: CONSTANTINVS MAX AVG Reverse: [GLOR]IA EXERCITVS

Dimensions

Diam.: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of William F. Dunham

Reference Number

1920.1030a

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