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A billon centenionalis of the emperor Constantius II, hut type; RIC VIII Siscia 216 variety, unlisted legend break Siscia mint symbols Coin Type: Billon centenionalis of Constantius II, Caesar 324-337 CE, Augustus 337-361 CE
Mint and Date: Siscia, officina 4; 348-350 CE
Size and Weight: 21mm x 22mm, 4.07g
Obverse: D N CONSTAN-TIVS P F AVG
Pearl-diademed, draped, cuirassed bust left, globe in right hand.
Reverse: FELTEMPREPAR-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 upwards and to the right.
Exergue: ΔSIS(Symbol 4)M
Provenance: relicstreme (eBay), April 2009
Ref: RIC VIII Siscia 216 variety; unlisted legend break.
BW Ref: 074 041 139
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