Follis with bust of Constantine I
about A.D. 330–333
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 2.35 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of Constantine I to right.
Reverse: Two helmeted soldiers, standing, looking at each other; spear in outer hand, inner hand on shield resting on ground; between, two standards.
GLOR IAEXERC ITVS In exergue: SMTSA
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