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A billon centenionalis of the emperor Constans I, hut type; RIC VIII Thessalonica 118 Coin Type: Billon centenionalis of Constans, Caesar 333-337 CE, Augustus 337-350 CE
Mint and Date: Thessalonica, officina 3; 348-350 CE
Size and Weight: 20mm x 21mm, 4.73g
Obverse: D N CONSTA-NS P F AVG
Pearl-diademed, draped, cuirassed bust left, globe in right hand.
Reverse: FEL TEMP REPAR-ATIO
Helmeted soldier, spear in left hand, advancing right, head left; with his right hand he leads a small bare-headed figure from a hut beneath a tree. The spear points downwards and to the left.
Exergue: TESA
Provenance: silenoscoins (eBay), December 2006
Ref: RIC VIII Thessalonica 118; LRBC 1636
BW Ref: 145 029 095
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