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Follis with bust of Constantine I

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Obverse: Bust of Constantine, laureate, cuirassed, right. CONSTANTINVSPFAVG Reverse: altar, inscribed VOTIS XX, with globe on top and three stars above BEATATRANQVILLITAS in field left, C in field right, R In ex., PLG

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Fay

Roman, Imperial Period, about A.D. 321–323

Mint

Lugdunum

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 3.21 gm.

Accession Number

13.537

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins