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Solidius: CM.1898-1950

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


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



Measurements and weight

Image(height): 21.29 mm
Image(width): 20.71 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1951-04-01) by Family of C. J. Bunn


355 - 361

Components of the work

Object composed of gold Weight 4.36 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust right, pearl-diademed.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Roma and Constantinopolis enthroned, the former facing, the latter turned to the left. Between them they hold a wreath inscribed VOT/ XXXX. Roma holds spear in left hand; Constantinopolis holds sceptre in left hand and rests right foot on a prow.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1898-1950
Primary reference Number: 184996
RIC: 526.172
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Audit data

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

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

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