<— Last coin ----------     What I Like About Ancient Coins     ---------- Next coin —>
Last coin thumbnail   Next coin thumbnail

A billon centenionalis of the emperor Constans I, hut type; RIC VIII Siscia 220 Siscia mint symbols Coin Type: Billon centenionalis of Constans, Caesar 333-337 CE, Augustus 337-350 CE
Mint and Date: Siscia, officina 4; 348-350 CE
Size and Weight: 22mm x 23mm, 3.64g
Obverse: D N CONSTA-NS P F AVG
Pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust left, globe in right hand.
Reverse: FELTEMPREPA-RATIO
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 upwards and to the right.
Exergue: ΔSISM
Provenance: s*p*q*r (eBay), July 2007
Ref: RIC VIII Siscia 220; LRBC
BW Ref: 166 032 112
Click on the picture for a larger scale view of the coin

Note: This coin is listed on WildWinds under Constans, Siscia RIC VIII 220.


The content of this page was last updated on 25 July 2007