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brm_562145 - CONSTANS Solidus

CONSTANS Solidus  MS
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Item sold on our e-shop (2020)
Price : 3 000.00 €
Type : Solidus
Date: 337-340
Mint name / Town : Thessalonica
Metal : gold
Diameter : 21 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 4,47 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Superbe exemplaire, idéalement centré des deux côtés. Magnifique revers, de très beau style. Patine de collection
Catalogue references :
Predigree :
La monnaie est avec son certificat d’exportation (n° 205072)

Obverse


Obverse legend : FL IVL CON-STANS P F AVG.
Obverse description : Buste diadémé, drapé et cuirassé de Constans à droite, vu de trois quarts en avant (A’c) ; diadème perlé et gemmé.
Obverse translation : “Flavius Iulius Constans Pius Felix Augustus” (Flavien Jules Constans pieux heureux auguste).

Reverse


Reverse legend : VICTORIAE - DD NN AVGG// TES.
Reverse description : Victoire marchant à gauche, tenant un trophée de la main droite et une palme de la main gauche.
Reverse translation : “Victoria Dominorum Nostrorum Augustorum” (La Victoire de nos seigneurs augustes).

Commentary


Rubans bouletés de type 3 aux extrémités bouletées.

Historical background


CONSTANS

(25/12/335-18/01/350) Flavius Julius Constans

August (9/09/337-18/01-350)

Constans was born in 320 and received the title of Caesar on December 25 333. Augustus after 9 September 337 with his two other brothers, Constantine II, Constantius II, it soon became angry with his older brother who died in April 340. After the death of his brother Constans recovery legacy of Constantine II and was in charge of the West. A maiorina was struck on the occasion of the 1100th anniversary of Rome in 348, recalled by the legend of setbacks "Return of the Happy Time." Constans was murdered at the beginning of the year 350.

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