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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2002.129.98
People
Constantine I, Roman (r. 307 - 337 CE)
Title
Follis of Constantine I, Thessalonica
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
326-328
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Thessalonica (Macedonia)
Period
Roman Imperial period, Late
Culture
Roman
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/141652
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
2.98 g
Die Axis
12
Denomination
follis
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: CONSTANTINVS AVG
  • Reverse Inscription: PROVIDENTIAE AVGG
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
RIC VII, p.518, 153
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Townsend-Vermeule Gift
Accession Year
2002
Object Number
2002.129.98
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: CONSTANTINVS AVG Laureate bust r.
Rev.: PROVIDENTIAE AVG Camp gate, wall, and above three domes; in exergue, SMTS and a star.

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