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.
- Currently Off View
- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Egyptian
- Follis (Coin) Portraying Emperor Constantine II as Caesar
- Alexandria (Minted in)
- Struck 333 CE–335 CE
- Obverse: CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C Reverse: GLORIA EXERCITVS In Exergue: SMALA
- Diam.: 1.8 cm (3/4 in.)
- Mr. and Mrs. Martin A. Ryerson Collection