Coin with bust of Constantinople
Time of Constantine
Mint: Mysia, Cyzicus
Diameter: 17.5 mm. Weight: 1.34 gm. Die axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bust of Constantinople, wearing helmet, drapery, and cuirass.
Reverse: Victory standing on a prow holding a spear with a shield at her side.
in ex.: *SMKA(?)
Acquired in the division of coins following the excavations at Assos. Some coins in the group were said to have been "purchased from natives of the surrounding district." No specific findspot is known for this coin. 1884: gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to the Museum of Fine Arts
Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America