Follis with bust of Crispus, struck under Constantine I
about A.D. 324–325
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 2.91 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bust of Crispus, diademed, draped, cuirassed, left.
Reverse: Gate of camp with two towers, between which, star.
PROVIDEN TIAECAESS In ex. RT
By date unknown: with General Luigi Palma di Cesnola (from Cyprus); May 16, 1872: purchased by MFA from General Luigi Palma di Cesnola for
$ 1,704.39 (this figure is the total price for MFA 72.1-72.473 and 72.4871-72.4900)
Museum purchase with funds donated by subscription