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Solidus with head of Crispus, struck under Constantine I

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Obverse: Head of Crispus, laureate. FLIVLCRIS PVSNOBCAES Reverse: Securitas, standing placing right hand on head, and leaning left on column. SECVRITASR EIPVBLICAE In exergue: PTR

Provenance

1935, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 4, 1935)

Credit Line

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

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 319–320

Mint

Treveri

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 4.56 gm.

Accession Number

35.280

Medium or Technique

Gold

On View

212C

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins