+ Filters
New Search
Available Exact wording Only in the title

E-auction 493-403481 - brm_714133 - CONSTANTINE I THE GREAT Centenionalis ou nummus

CONSTANTINE I THE GREAT Centenionalis ou nummus VF/XF
You must sign-in 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.

Estimate : 40 €
Price : 12 €
Maximum bid : 12 €
End of the sale : 26 September 2022 14:31:30
bidders : 4 bidders
Type : Centenionalis ou nummus
Date: 337-340
Mint name / Town : Cyzicus
Metal : copper
Diameter : 16,5 mm
Orientation dies : 11 h.
Weight : 2,08 g.
Rarity : R1
Officine: 5e
Coments on the condition:
Monnaie centrée, un joli revers. Patine verte
Catalogue references :


Obverse legend : DV CONSTANTI-NVS PT AVGG.
Obverse description : Buste voilé et drapé de Constantin Ier à droite, vu de trois quarts en avant (K°3).
Obverse translation : "Divus Constantinus Pater Augustorum" (Divin Constantin père des augustes).


Reverse legend : -|-// SMKB.
Reverse description : Constantin dans un quadrige au galop à droite, tendant la main droite à une autre main qui descend du ciel pour le recevoir.


Poids lourd.

Historical background



Consecration of Constantine II, Constans and Constantius II

Constantine gradually becomes Christian-friendly during his reign. He first proclaimed religious freedom with Licinius by the rescript of Milan in 313. Lactantius, responsible for the education of Crispus, made Constantine's dream, the day before the battle of the Milvian Bridge, a Christian prophecy. Nevertheless, Constantine was baptized only on his deathbed in Nicomedia on May 22, 337. He was the last emperor deified after his death..

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.