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brm_609308 - CONSTANTINE I THE GREAT Centenionalis ou nummus

CONSTANTINE I THE GREAT Centenionalis ou nummus XF
75.00 €(Approx. 81.75$ | 62.25£)
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Type : Centenionalis ou nummus
Date: 319-320
Mint name / Town : Londres
Metal : copper
Diameter : 17 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 2,20 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan bien centré à l’usure régulière. Patine verte
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : IMP CONSTANTI-NVS AVG.
Obverse description : Buste casqué de Constantin Ier à gauche, avec cuirasse et paludamentum, vu de trois quarts en avant, tenant une haste sur l'épaule (E*7).
Obverse translation : “Imperator Constantinus Augustus”, (Empereur Constantin Auguste).

Reverse


Reverse legend : VICTORIAE LAETAE PRINC PERP/ VOT/ PR// PLN.
Reverse description : Deux Victoires debout, face à face, posant un bouclier sur un autel.
Reverse translation : “Victoriae Laetae Principi Perpetuae/ Vota Populi Romani", (À la Victoire Heureuse et durable du Prince/ Vœux du Peuple Romain).

Commentary


Poids extrêmement léger..

Historical background


CONSTANTINE THE GREAT I

(25/07/306-22/05/337) Flavius Valerius Constantinus

August (25/12/307-22/05/337)

Constantine was born in 274, son of Constantius and Helena. He was appointed Caesar to the death of his father 25 July 306 and was proclaimed august 25 December 307. He married Fausta, daughter of Maximian, who will give him five children, three august. The first twenty years of his reign are dedicated to become the main august against Maximian, Galerius, Maxentius, Maximin and Licinius II. He is recognized as the first Christian emperor, although baptized only on his deathbed 22 May 337.

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