Follis with bust of Constantine I

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 312–315


Mint: Uncertain

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 3.03 gm.

Accession Number

01.5031

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Constantine, laureate, draped, right.
IMPCONSTANTINVSPFAVG
Reverse: Sol, radiate, with drapery over left shoulder and arm, standing front, head left, with right hand raised and left holding globe.
SOLIINV ICTOCOMITI In field left: A in ex. ?

Provenance

By date unknown: The Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins; bequest of Augustine Shurtleff to MFA; accessioned February 5, 1901

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins