Solidus with head of Constantius II

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 347–355


Mint: Antioch

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 4.32 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

88.269

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Constantius II, crowned, profile to right.
FLIVLCONSTAN TIVSPERPAVG
Reverse: Two goddesses seated, holding a shield between them.
Eagle at their feet.
Inscription on shield: VOT/XX/MVLT/XXX
Around edge GLORIA REIPVBLICAE.
In exergue: SMANH

Provenance

Note by F. Brooks: -Found in the Alhambia Granada, when I was there in 1853. (note presumably in coin ledger)

Credit Line

Gift of Francis Brooks