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Coin: æ or ar

Museum number:
8-4698
Permalink:
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Accession number:
Acc.184
Object count:
1
Description:
Coin. AE Roman (2.72 grams; 19mm). Constantine II, Caesar. Obverse: CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C Head right, laur. Reverse: CAESARVM NOB.. In wreath, VOT/X in ex., STR
Donor:
Alfred Emerson
Collection place:
Rome (ancient city)
Culture or time period:
Constantinian Dynasty (313–363 AD)
Collector:
Alfred Emerson
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Bronze (metal)
Person depicted:
Constantine II (Emperor of Rome)
Inscription:
Reverse legend: CAESARUM [NOSTRORUM], Obverse legend: CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C, and Reverse exergue: STR
Object type:
archaeology
Function:
7.5 Issued Currency and Associated Containers
Production date:
324 AD
Accession date:
1905
Department:
Cat. 8 - Classical Mediterranean regions
Dimensions:
weight 2.72 grams and linear 19 millimeters
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