Solidus with bust of Constantine II, struck under Constantine I

Roman
Imperial Period
about A.D. 322–323


Mint: Treveri

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 4.40 gm.

Accession Number

40.178

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Constantine II, laureate right, draped.
FLCLCONSTANTINVSIVNNC
Reverse: Sarmatia seated on the ground with right hand to head looking back at trophy.
GAVDIVM ROMANORVM In exergue: SARMATIA

Provenance

By 1940: Private Collection, U.S.; anonymous gift to MFA, April 11, 1940

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)