Follis with bust of Constantine I
about A.D. 313–315
Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 2.91 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust of Constantine I to right.
Reverse: Mars, standing to right, holding shield resting on ground, reversed spear in right hand.
MARTICON SERVATORI in exergue: PARL
Collected by Sidney A. Wien (1902-1962), Atlanta, Georgia, between the mid-1940's and 1962; by descent to his daughter, Claire W. Morse, in 1962; to the MFA in November 2004, gift of Claire W. and Richard P. Morse.
The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse