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brm_630903 - CONSTANTINE I THE GREAT Demi-follis ou demi-nummus

CONSTANTINE I THE GREAT Demi-follis ou demi-nummus XF/AU
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Type : Demi-follis ou demi-nummus
Date: 310-311
Mint name / Town : Trèves
Metal : copper
Diameter : 17,5 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 2,18 g.
Rarity : R1
Officine: 1re
Coments on the condition:
Monnaie idéalement centrée. Superbe revers, bien venu à la frappe. Patine grise
Catalogue references :
Predigree :
Exemplaire provenant du trésor de Chitry


Obverse legend : CONSTANTINVS AVG.
Obverse description : Buste lauré et cuirassé de Constantin à droite, vu de trois quarts en avant (B*).
Obverse translation : "Constantinus Augustus", (Constantin auguste).


Reverse legend : SOLI IN-VICTO// PTR.
Reverse description : Sol (le Soleil) radié à demi nu, debout à gauche, levant la main droite et tenant un globe de la gauche.
Reverse translation : “Soli Invicto”, (Au Soleil invaincu).

Historical background


(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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