Constantine Commemorative Ancient Coin Hand of God 4 Horse Chariot Gold Pendant
Constantine Commemorative Ancient Coin Hand of God 4 Horse Chariot Gold Pendant
Constantine Commemorative Ancient Bronze Coin Back of Gold Pendant
Veiled Constantine Back of Hand of God Gold Pendant Rotated
Constantine Commemorative Coin Hand of God Four Horse Chariot Certificate

Constantine the Great Commemorative Coin 337-340 AD (123)

$1,750.00 USD

Description

"Manus Dei" - the "Hand of God"

Small ancient bronze coin with a distinctive desert patina.  The Emperor Constantine driving a quadriga (4 horse chariot).  The hand of God reaches down toward the Emperor Constantine welcoming him to heaven.  On the obverse, is the veiled profile of Constantine.

Dated: 347-348 AD

Size: 14mm. 

This coin is set in an 18kt recycled gold mount.  

With Certificate of Authenticity.

Chain is available separately.  See Chains

Story

In a historical decision in 312 AD, Constantine decides that his army shall wear a Christian symbol on their shields.  He wins the battle of the Milvian Bridge and attributes his success to his alliance with the Christian god.   Constantine died in 337 AD.