Miliarense with bust of Constantine II, struck under Constantine I

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 325


Mint: Thessalonica

Catalogue Raisonné

Roman Medallions (MFA, 1962, 1975), no. 090.

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 3.88 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

60.401

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Medallions

Obverse: Laureate, cuirassed bust of Constantinus II to right, with cloak on left shoulder.
CONSTANTINVSIVNNOBC
Reverse: Constantine II, Constans, and Constantius II standing in military uniform, under an arcuated balduchino. They hold spears vertically in their right hands.
FELICITASROMANORVM in exergue: THES

Provenance

By 1960: with Leu & Co.'s Bank Ltd., 32 Rue de la Gare, Zurich, Switzerland; April 14, 1960: gift of Leu & Co.'s Bank to MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Leu & Company, Zurich