Solidus with bust of Constantine III

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 407–411


Mint: Lyon

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 4.41 gm.

Accession Number

35.337

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Constantine right, diademed, draped, wearing cuirass.
DN CONSTAN TINVSPFAVG
Reverse: Constantine standing right, holding in right hand standard with monogram chi rho and in left hand globe surmounted by Victory, rests his raised left foot on prostrate captive.
VICTORIA AAAVGGG In field: L. (left) D. (right) In exergue: COMOB

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)