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Coin: æ 4

Museum number:
8-8505
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21080008505
Alternate number:
8-6523d (previous museum number (recataloged from))
Accession number:
Acc.892
Object count:
1
Description:
Coin; AE; Roman. Obverse: CONS_ NVSMAXAVG Bust facing right, laureate, cuirassed. Reverse: GLOR _ _ CON_. Two soldiers with spear and shield, flanking one standard. CF American Numismatic Society coin 1944.100.11689 with inscription Obverse: CONSTANTI-NVS MAX AVG, Reverse: GLORIA EXERCITVS.
Donor:
University of California Library
Collection place:
Constantinople (ancient city)
Production place:
Constantinople (ancient city)
Culture or time period:
Constantinian Dynasty (313–363 AD)
Collector:
unknown
Materials:
Bronze (metal)
Person depicted:
Constantine II (Emperor of Rome)
Inscription:
CONSTANTIVS NHX AVG and GLORIA EXERCITVS
Object type:
archaeology
Function:
7.5 Issued Currency and Associated Containers
Production date:
333-335 AD
Accession date:
1946
Department:
Cat. 8 - Classical Mediterranean regions
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