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Roman Imperial: CM.6660-2007

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Current Location: In storage


Inferred Constantius II (337-61) (Ruler)
Struck in the name of Constantius Gallus (351-354) (Ruler)
Constantinople (Mint)
Roman Empire (State)


History note: Ex Ritchie W. Post, from the F. Martin Post Collection, bt F.S. Robinson, Albany, NY, viii.1987, for $80.00

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 23.33 mm
Image(width): 24.42 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Constantinople

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2007-11-19) by The Post Family Trust


353 - 354


Mint mark Lambda · | over CONSA

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Die Axis 180 degrees Weight 6.29 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Cuirassed bust of Gallus right

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Helmeted soldier standing left with shield spearing horseman in cap falling on horse's neck

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.6660-2007
Primary reference Number: 166223
RIC: 8.456.107
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 July 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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