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Medallion (1 1/2 solidi) with head of Constantine I

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Obverse: Head of Constantine I, right, wearing pearl diadem. Reverse: Constantine moving right, laureate, draped, and cuirassed, trophy over left shoulder, transverse spear in right hand. To left and right at his feet, seated captive looking back at him. GLORIACONS TANTINIAVG in...

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By date unknown: with Leu Numismatik AG, In Gassen 20, Zurich, Switzerland (Leu auction 65, Hotel Savoy-Baur en Ville, May 21-22, 1996, lot 483); purchased at the Leu auction on behalf of MFA by Leu Numismatik AG; June 26, 1996: purchased by MFA from Leu Numismatik AG

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 327


Thessalonica, Macedonia


Diameter: 26.5 mm. Weight: 6.80 gm. Die Axis: 5

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The Ancient World


Numismatics, Medallions