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Roman Empire. Constantine I (AD 306-337). Æ Follis, Commemorative Series, AD 330-354 - VRBS ROMA / Alexandria (SMALB)

Roman Empire. Constantine I (AD 306-337). Æ Follis, Commemorative Series, AD 330-354 - VRBS ROMA / Alexandria (SMALB)

Roman Empire – Constantine I (AD 306-337) – Commemorative Series, AD 330-354. Æ Follis (15mm; 1.40; 11h), Alexandria mint, before April AD 340.

A Follis depicting the famous scene of the she-wolf with suckling twins (Romulus and Remus).


Obv: VRBS ROMA - Crested and helmeted bust of Roma left wearing imperial mantle.

Rev: She-wolf standing left, suckling Romulus and Remus, S-R to left and right of two stars above; SMALB in exergue.

Reference: RIC VIII Alexandria 8
Weight: 1.40 g
Diameter: 15 mm
Metal: Bronze

Extremely Fine, olive patina

Provenance: ex private collection
See images for correct impression

Culture/region Roman Empire
Ruler/era Constantine I (AD 306-337)
Metal Æ
Denomination Follis
Year/Period and Variation Commemorative Series, AD 330-354 - VRBS ROMA / Alexandria (SMALB)
Condition Ungraded
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