Constantine

Inscriptions Research Questions

How are Rome and Constantinople depicted in monuments or memorials?

How does Constantine try to gain acceptance for his new capital of Constantinople?

How much emphasis did Constantine place on his military exploits?

How does Constantine affiliate with Christianity in monuments?

How is he honored in Rome, and how is he honored in provinces?

Coinage Research Questions

Who was depicted on the coins during Constantine’s reign before 324 AD?

What kinds of images did Constantine put on the coins? What message did Constantine want to give?

What are the differences between the gold coinage versus silver and bronze?

What does Constantine look like on coinage during the civil wars?

What do the coins begin to look like once Constantine takes control and renames the capital at Constantinople in 324 AD?

How does Constantine endorse his sons in coinage?