University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-129-6
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Arles
Rome (uncertain)
Maker: Constantine I
Period: Imperial Roman Period
Date Made: 306-337 AD
Early Date: 306
Late Date: 337
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Constantine I
Bust
Sol
Globe
Outside Diameter:1.9 cm
Credit Line:Deposited by John MacLeod. pre-1929

Description

AE 3 worn. Light patina. Obverse: Laureate bust of Constantine I, facing r. Writing barely visible: IMP CONSTANTINUS PFAUG Reverse: Standing Sol with mantle -- very schematic. r. hand raised; l. holds globe. Head faces l. SOLI INVICTO COMITI


Bibliography:

[Book] Sear, David. 1954. Roman Coins and Their Values.. London. B. A. Seaby. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 316, no. 3781View Objects related to this Type Citation
[Book] Sydenham, Edward A., and Mattingly, Harold. 1923. The Roman Imperial Coinage. v. 2. Vespasian to Hadrian.. London. Spink and Co. Vol. 2. : Page/Fig./Plate: C536View Objects related to this

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