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Coin Portraying Emperor Constantine I

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

336-337

Artist:

Roman, minted in Nicomedia

About this artwork

The front (obverse) of this coin portrays the emperor Constantine I, facing right and wearing a diadem.
On the back (reverse) a military standard is flanked by two soldiers.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Artist

Ancient Roman

Title

Coin Portraying Emperor Constantine I

Origin

Roman Empire

Date

336 CE–337 CE

Medium

Bronze

Inscriptions

Obverse: CONSTANTINVS MAX AVG Reverse: GLORIA EXERCITVS In exergue: SKNB

Dimensions

Diam. 1.7 cm; 1.46 g

Credit Line

Gift of William F. Dunham

Reference Number

1920.2697

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