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E-auction 566-507019 - brm_897236 - CONSTANTIUS I Follis ou nummus

CONSTANTIUS I Follis ou nummus VF
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Estimate : 45 €
Price : 9 €
Maximum bid : 40 €
End of the sale : 19 February 2024 14:28:40
bidders : 4 bidders
Type : Follis ou nummus
Date: 297
Mint name / Town : Lyon
Metal : copper
Diameter : 26 mm
Orientation dies : 11 h.
Weight : 9,70 g.
Rarity : R1
Officine: 2e
Coments on the condition:
Flan épais et centré. Usure importante mais régulière. Patine gris foncé
Catalogue references :


Obverse legend : CONSTANTIVS NOB CAES.
Obverse description : Tête laurée de Constance Ier César à droite (O*).
Obverse translation : “Constantius Nobilissimus Cæsar”, (Constance très noble césar).


Reverse legend : GENIO POPV-LI ROMANI/ B|-// LP.
Reverse description : Genius (Génie) debout à gauche, coiffé du modius, le manteau sur l'épaule gauche, tenant une patère de la main droite et une corne d'abondance de la main gauche.
Reverse translation : “Genio Populi Romani”, (Au Génie du Peuple romain).


Poids léger.

Historical background




Constantius became Caesar on March 1, 293, at the same time as Galerius. He is the Caesar subordinate to Maximian while his colleague is to Diocletian. This is Tetrarchy. Constance is linked to Herculean parentage. He divorces Helen to marry Theodora, Maximian's daughter-in-law, while Galerius marries Galéria Valéria, daughter of Diocletian1/03/293-1/05/305.

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