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Centenionalis with bust of Magnentius

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Obverse: Bust of Magnentius, draped, head bare, right. [D]NMAGNEN TIVSPFAVG Reverse: Chi Rho sign of Christ. SALVSDDNNAVGETCAES A W (left and right in field) PAR. (in exergue)

Credit Line

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

Roman, Imperial Period, about A.D. 351–353

Mint

Arelate

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 4.95 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

34.1394

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins