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A billon centenionalis of the emperor Constantius II, hut type; RIC VIII Nicomedia 69 Coin Type: Billon centenionalis of Constantius II, Caesar 324-337 CE, Augustus 337-361 CE
Mint and Date: Nicomedia, officina 2; 348-351 CE
Size and Weight: 20mm x 21mm, 4.5g
Obverse: D N CONSTAN-TIVS P F AVG
Pearl diademed, draped, cuirassed bust left, globe in right hand.
Reverse: FEL TEMP REPA-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 downwards, between the soldier's legs.
Exergue: SMNB
Provenance: highrating_lowprice (eBay,) April 2006
Ref: RIC VIII Nicomedia 69; LRBC 2290
BW Ref: 042 024 077
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Note: This coin is listed on WildWinds under Constantius II, Nicomedia RIC VIII 69.


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