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Constans RIC VIII, Siscia 114
Constans 337 - 350, son of Constantin I
AV - Solidus, 4.46g, 20mm
Siscia AD 342
obv. FL IVL CONS - TANS PF AVG
draped, cuirassed bust, rosette-diademed head r.
rev. OB VICTORIAM TRIVMPHALEM
2 Victories standing facing, holding between them shield inscribed
with VOT X MVL XX in four lines (var. A)
exergue: SIS star
RIC VIII, Siscia 114; C.90
R3; EF, with no signs of circulation or wear except daggers mark across
lower revers

Allusion to the victory in the war against the Franks 341/342
from Forum Ancient Coins, thanks!
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whitetd49  [Jun 21, 2004 at 01:35 AM]
Fantastic!
seraphic  [Jul 21, 2004 at 12:10 PM]
******* AWESOME COIN!!! I'm very jealous.
Jericho  [Aug 18, 2004 at 11:59 PM]
Whoa, this coin could not be improved! A highlight of any collection.
Tiathena  [Feb 16, 2006 at 02:16 AM]
There are really some twisted freaks in the world... ..Who Could give this anything less than 5 Stars? It is Magnificent. Absolutely Gorgeous!
maridvnvm  [Feb 16, 2006 at 08:16 AM]
Worthy of 5 stars every time!
Potator II  [Feb 16, 2006 at 11:09 AM]
Five stars, less is impossible !!
danikshin  [Aug 02, 2007 at 06:01 PM]
congratulations on such a Beauty. How much did it cost you (On your discription of the obv. it should say FL IVL CONS - TANS PF AVG not FL IVL CONST - ANS PF AVG)
Jochen  [Aug 03, 2007 at 09:00 PM]
Thanks for the correction!
divvsavgvstvs  [Sep 01, 2008 at 12:22 PM]
Beautiful!