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E-auction 515-428338 - brm_596222 - HELENA Centenionalis ou nummus

HELENA Centenionalis ou nummus MS
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Estimate : 150 €
Price : 130 €
Maximum bid : 140 €
End of the sale : 27 February 2023 14:29:00
bidders : 8 bidders
Type : Centenionalis ou nummus
Date: 337-340
Mint name / Town : Trèves
Metal : copper
Diameter : 14,5 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 1,64 g.
Officine: 1re
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire de qualité exceptionnelle sur un petit flan bien centré. Très beau buste d’Hélène. Revers bien venu à la frappe. Belle patine marron foncé. Conserve la plus grande partie de son brillant de frappe et de son coupant d’origine
Catalogue references :
LRBC.119  - RIC.78  - C.4  - RCV.17492  - -

Obverse


Obverse legend : FL IVL HE-LENAE AVG.
Obverse description : Buste lauré et drapé d'Hélène à droite, vu de trois quarts en avant (L2).
Obverse translation : “Flaviæ Iuliæ Helenæ Augustæ”, (À Flavie Julie Hélène Augusta).

Reverse


Reverse legend : PA-X PV-BLICA/ -|-// TRP.
Reverse description : Pax (la Paix) ou Hélène debout de face tournée à gauche, voilée et drapée, tenant une branche de laurier de la main droite et un sceptre transversal de la gauche.
Reverse translation : “Pax Publica”, (La Paix publique).

Commentary


Sceptre bouleté aux extrémités au revers.

Historical background


HELENA

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Consecration of Constantine II, Constans and Constantius II

The sons of Constantine restore the memory of the two wives of Constance I Chlore, Hélène (their grandmother) and Théodora, the daughter-in-law of Maximien Hercule, mother of Jules Constance.

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