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Coin: æ 4

Museum number:
8-6979
Permalink:
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Alternate number:
8-6541 (previous museum number (recataloged from))
Accession number:
Acc.892
Object count:
1
Description:
Obverse description: Head turned right with double pearl diadem with forehead jewel. Inscription: DN CONSTAN TIUS PF AUG. Reverse description: Wreath with inscription: VOT X X MULT XXX In exergue SMANI Diameter 15 mm, weight 1.4 grams. Condition: good.
Donor:
University of California Library
Collection place:
Antioch on the Orontes (ancient city), ancient Syria
Verbatim coll. place:
Syria
Production place:
Antioch on the Orontes (ancient city), ancient Syria
Culture or time period:
Constantinian Dynasty (313–363 AD)
Collector:
unknown
Materials:
Bronze (metal)
Person depicted:
Constantius II (Emperor of Rome)
Inscription:
VOT X X MULT XXX, Obverse legend: DN CONSTAN TIVS PF AVG, and Reverse exergue: SMANI
Object type:
archaeology
Function:
7.5 Issued Currency and Associated Containers
Production date:
340-350 AD
Accession date:
1946
Department:
Cat. 8 - Classical Mediterranean regions
Dimensions:
weight 1.4 grams and linear 15 millimeters
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