+ Filters
New Search
Filters
Available Exact wording Only in the title
E-shopLoading...
GradeLoading...
PriceLoading...

E-auction 544-468626 - brm_588604 - CONSTANTINE I THE GREAT Centenionalis ou nummus

CONSTANTINE I THE GREAT Centenionalis ou nummus AU
You must signin and be an approved bidder to bid, LOGIN TO BID. Accounts are subject to approval and the approval process takes place within 48 hours. Do not wait until the day a sale closes to register. Clicking on « bid » constitutes acceptance of the terms of use of cgb.fr private e-auctions. Bids must be placed in whole Euro amounts only. The sale will start closing at the time stated on the item description; any bids received at the site after the closing time will not be executed. Transmission times may vary and bids could be rejected if you wait until the last second. For further information ckeck the E-auctions F.A.Q.

NO BUYER'S FEE.
Estimate : 55 €
Price : 19 €
Maximum bid : 19 €
End of the sale : 18 September 2023 14:13:20
bidders : 5 bidders
Type : Centenionalis ou nummus
Date: 330-335
Mint name / Town : Nicomedia
Metal : copper
Diameter : 17,5 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 2,33 g.
Officine: 4e
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un petit flan bien centré. Beau buste de Constantin Ier. Joli revers de style fin. Très jolie patine verte
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : CONSTANTI-NVS MAX AVG.
Obverse description : Buste diadémé, drapé et cuirassé de Constantin Ier à droite, vu de trois quarts en avant (A’b) ; diadème lauré et gemmé.
Obverse translation : "Constantinus Maximus Augustus", (Constantin le grand auguste).

Reverse


Reverse legend : GLOR-IA EXERC-ITVS// SMN.
Reverse description : Deux soldats debout face à face, vêtus militairement, tenant chacun une haste renversée et un bouclier au milieu, deux étendards.
Reverse legend : D.
Reverse translation : “Gloria Exercitus”, (La gloire de l’armée).

Commentary


Rubans de type 3 aux extrémités bouletées. Diadème composite formé de laurier et de gemmes.

Historical background


CONSTANTINE I THE GREAT

(07/25/306-05/22/337)

Augustus

Constantine was born in 274, son of Constance Chlore and Helena. He was named Caesar on the death of his father on July 25, 306 and was proclaimed august on December 25, 307. He married Fausta, the daughter of Maximien Hercule, who gave him five children, three of whom were augusts. The first twenty years of his reign are devoted to imposing himself as the main august against Maximian Hercules, Galerius, Maxentius, Maximin II and Licinius. He is recognized as the first Christian emperor, although baptized only on his deathbed on May 22, 337.

cgb.fr uses cookies to guarantee a better user experience and to carry out statistics of visits.
To remove the banner, you must accept or refuse their use by clicking on the corresponding buttons.

x