University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-129-5
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Arelate
Maker: Constantine II
Period: Imperial Roman Period
Date Made: 317-337 AD
Early Date: 317
Late Date: 337
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Constantine II
Bust
Sol
Globe
Outside Diameter:1.85 cm
Credit Line:Deposited by John MacLeod. pre-1929

Description

Edges worn, light green patina in some places. Obverse: Cuir. bust of Constantine II facing r. CONSTANTINUS IVN NOB CAES. reverse: Standing capped and mantled Sol on ground line facing front, head turned l. Raised r. hand, in l., holds globe. R in left field; S in r. field. Rubbed out inscription in ex. CLARITA REPUB -- AE 3/4 Arelate Mint.


Bibliography:

[Book] Sear, David. 1954. Roman Coins and Their Values.. London. B. A. Seaby. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 321, no. 3844View Objects related to this Type Citation

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