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Solidius: CM.RI.1892-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Constantius II (324-61)
Mint: Rome




History note: No Provenance

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 20.04 mm
Image(width): 20.08 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (1908)


352 - 355

Components of the work

Object composed of gold Weight 4.35 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Facing bust cuirassed wearing crested and diademed helmet, spear diagonally over right shoulder on left arm shield decorated with star pattern

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Roma and Constantinopolis enthroned, the former facing, the latter turned to the left, their heads facing to the left respectively. Between them they hold a wreath inscribed.

  • Text: VOT/ XX / MVLT/ XXX
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.RI.1892-R
Primary reference Number: 184984
RIC: 269.225A
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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