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Follis with head of Constantine I

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Obverse: Head of Constantine, laureate, right. CONSTAN TINVSAVG Reverse: Gate of camp, with two towers; above, star of eight rays. PROVIDEN TIAEAVGG; in ex.: SMNA

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Roman, Imperial Period, about A.D. 324–325

Mint

Nicomedia

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 3.55 gm.

Accession Number

17.3284

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins