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E-auction 320-237081 - CONSTANTIUS I Follis ou nummus

CONSTANTIUS I Follis ou nummus AU
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Estimate : 80 €
Price : 63 €
Maximum bid : 70 €
End of the sale : 03 June 2019 14:11:00
bidders : 5 bidders
Type : Follis ou nummus
Date: 296
Mint name / Town : Aquilée
Metal : copper
Millesimal fineness : 30 ‰
Diameter : 27,5 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 9,64 g.
Rarity : R1
Officine: 3e
Coments on the condition:
Monnaie idéalement centrée. L’exemplaire a conservé la plus grande partie de son argenture superficielle. Légère présence de concrétions vertes. Très beau Génie ainsi qu’un beau portrait
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Predigree :
Exemplaire provenant de la collection Delbergé, vente Bourgey du 28 mars 2019


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


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


Rubans de type 2 aux extrémités bouletées.

Historical background


(1/03/293-25/07/306) Flavius Valerius Constantius

Caesar (1/03/293-1/05/305)

Constance became Caesar on 1 March 293 along Galley. It is subordinate to Caesar Maximian while his colleague is Diocletian is the Tetrarchy. Constance is attached to the Herculean descent. He divorced Helen to marry Theodora, the daughter of Maximian, while Galerius wife Galeria Valeria daughter of Diocletian.

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