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E-auction 324-240380 - CRISPUS Centenionalis ou nummus

CRISPUS Centenionalis ou nummus MS
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Estimate : 100 €
Price : 50 €
Maximum bid : 50 €
End of the sale : 01 July 2019 14:09:00
bidders : 8 bidders
Type : Centenionalis ou nummus
Date: 322-323
Mint name / Town : Londres
Metal : copper
Diameter : 18,5 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 2,82 g.
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : CRISPVS - NOBIL C.
Obverse description : Buste lauré et cuirassé de Crispus césar à gauche, vu de trois quarts en avant, tenant la lance de la main droite et le bouclier de la main gauche (F*8).
Obverse translation : “Crispus Nobilissimus Cæsar”, (Crispus très noble césar).

Reverse


Reverse legend : BEAT TRA-NQLITAS/ VOT/ IS/ XX// PLON.
Reverse description : Globe surmonté de trois étoiles posé sur un autel.
Reverse translation : “Beata Tranquillitas/ Votis Vicennalibus”, (L'Heureuse tranquillité/ Vœux pour le vingtième anniversaire de règne ).

Commentary


Poids léger. Avec l’intégralité de son argenture superficielle. Beau portrait de Crispus. Joli revers avec de petites faiblesses de frappe sur la légende. Patine grise avec des reflets dorés. Conserve l’intégralité de son brillant de frappe et de son coupant d’origine.

Historical background


CRISPUS

(1/04/317-09/326) Flavius Julius Crispus

Caesar (317-326)

Crispus, the son of Constantine and Minervine. Born about 300, he was appointed Caesar in 317 with Constantine and Licinius II II. He was accused by his stepmother wanting to abuse her, rightly or wrongly. Constantine, before the accusations made to his eldest son to death in early 326.

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