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Solidus with bust of Constantine III

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Obverse: Bust of Constantinus III right, diademed, draped, wearing cuirass. DN CONSTANTINVS P F AVG Reverse: Constantine standing right holding in right hand standard with monogram of crossed swords with 3 dots between and in left hand globe surmounted by Victory, rests his raised left foot on...

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Provenance

By 1935: anonymous private collection; annonymous gift to MFA, May 2, 1935

Credit Line

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

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 407–411

Mint

Lyon

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 4.43 gm.

Accession Number

35.698

Medium or Technique

Gold

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins