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E-auction 265-186923 - brm_452717 - CONSTANTINE I THE GREAT Centenionalis ou nummus

CONSTANTINE I THE GREAT Centenionalis ou nummus XF
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Estimate : 50 €
Price : 14 €
Maximum bid : 15 €
End of the sale : 14 May 2018 14:20:00
bidders : 6 bidders
Type : Centenionalis ou nummus
Date: 322-323
Mint name / Town : Trèves
Metal : copper
Diameter : 18 mm
Orientation dies : 7 h.
Weight : 3,04 g.
Officine: 2e
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un petit flan bien centré. Beau portrait. Revers vien venu à la frappe. Patine vert foncé
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : CONSTAN-TINVS AVG.
Obverse description : Buste casqué et cuirassé de Constantin Ier à droite, vu de trois quarts en avant, le casque orné d'une palmette (C*6).
Obverse translation : "Constantinus Augustus", (Constantin auguste).

Reverse


Reverse legend : BEATA TRAN-QVILLITAS/ VO/TIS/ XX// .STR..
Reverse description : Autel inscrit surmonté d'un globe et de trois étoiles.
Reverse translation : “Beata Tranquillitas/ Votis vicennalibus”, (L'heureuse Tranquillité/ Vœux pour le vingtième anniversaire de règne).

Commentary


Casque orné avec une visière globulée. Cuirasse boulétée. Épaulière ornée d’une palme. Ptéryges fines.

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.

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