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E-auction 558-491927 - brm_582953 - CRISPUS Centenionalis ou nummus

CRISPUS Centenionalis ou nummus AU
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Estimate : 95 €
Price : 41 €
Maximum bid : 58 €
End of the sale : 25 December 2023 14:16:00
bidders : 7 bidders
Type : Centenionalis ou nummus
Date: 324-325
Mint name / Town : Sirmium
Metal : copper
Diameter : 19 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 3,57 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan bien centré à l’usure superficielle. Revers peu courant. Jolie patine vert foncé
Catalogue references :


Obverse legend : FL IVL CRISPVS NOB CAES .
Obverse description : Tête laurée de Crispus césar à droite (O*).
Obverse translation : “Flavius Iulius Crispus Nobilissimus Cæsar”, (Flavien Jules Crispus très noble césar).


Reverse legend : ALAMANNI-A DEVICTA// .SIRM..
Reverse description : Victoria (la Victoire) marchant à droite, tenant un trophée de la main droite et une palme de la gauche, un captif à ses pieds.
Reverse translation : “Alamannia Devicta”, (L’Allemagne soumise).


Rubans de type 2 aux extrémités bouletées. Revers inhabituel avec pour la première fois le terme d’Alamannia pour les Alamans (ancêtres des Allemands).

Historical background




Crispus is the son of Constantine and Minervine. Born around 300, he was named Caesar in 317 with Constantine II and Licinius II. Rightly or wrongly, he is accused by his stepmother of wanting to abuse her. Faced with these accusations, Constantine had his eldest son put to death in early 326.

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