Coin with bust of Crispus Caesar

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 324–325


Mint: Sirmium

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 1.73 gm. Die axis: 12

Accession Number

84.796

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate bust of Crispus to right.
FLIVLCRISPVSNOBCAES
Reverse: Victory advancing right, holding trophy and palm branch. Seated captive on ground at right.
ALAMANNI IA DEVICTA in ex.: SIRM

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America