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brm_477588 - CONSTANTINE I THE GREAT Centenionalis ou nummus

CONSTANTINE I THE GREAT Centenionalis ou nummus AU
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Type : Centenionalis ou nummus
Date: 347-348
Mint name / Town : Nicomedia
Metal : copper
Diameter : 15 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 1,70 g.
Rarity : R1
Officine: 2e
Coments on the condition:
Joli exemplaire présentant un beau buste voilé de Constantin Ier. Flan éclaté à 4h. Patine marron foncé. Joli revers
Catalogue references :


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


Reverse legend : VN - MR/ -|.// SMNB..
Reverse description : Constantin Ier voilé et drapé debout à droite.
Reverse translation : "Venerandæ Memoriæ", (À la mémoire qu'il faut respecter).

Historical background


(337) Divus Flavius Valerius Constantinus

Restitution by Constantine II, Constantius II and Constans

Constantine became progressively favorable to the Christians during his reign. He first proclaimed religious freedom with Licinius by the rescript of Milan in 313. Lactantius, in charge of the education of Crispus, was the dream of Constantine, the eve of the battle of the Milvian Bridge, a Christian prophecy. However, Constantine was baptized on his deathbed at Nicomedia 22 May 337. He was the last emperor deified after his death.

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